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Marco McWilliams

Marco McWilliams

Program Coordinator, Times2 STEM Academy
Engaged Black History and Justice Scholars Program

Joined Swearer Center Staff in 


Office hours: By appointment; visit calendar for availability

Where is home to you? Providence, R.I.

B.A. Africana Studies 2016, Rhode Island College

Marco A. McWilliams is an educator and public scholar of African-American history. He is the founding instructor of a community-based Black Studies Freedom School in Providence. This free political education project focuses on providing theoretically grounded and engaged historical instruction for members of Providence's diverse communities.

"Naïveté is often an excuse for those who exercise power. For those upon whom power is exercised naïveté is always a mistake." – Michel-Rolph Trouillot