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W. E. B. Du Bois: Civil Rights, Activist

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W.E.B Du Bois was known for being a civil rights, activist, and educator journalist and most of all the first African American to receive his Ph.D. from Harvard University after Harvard he co-founded the NAACP and supported Africanism. Scholar W.E.B Du Bois was born on February 23, 1868. In W.E.B Du Bois youthful life his father passed away not far from his birth. When Bois grew older he first attended Fisk University to gain a Bachelor’s degree. Then Bois Worked many summer jobs to get in Harvard University to get his masters. After Harvard University he attended University of Berlin he studied social scientists. IN 1895 Du Bois became the first African American to earn a PH. D from Harvard University and went on to enroll as a doctoral student
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