November 5, 2013 - "Black Reconstruction: The USCT & Its Legacy of National Redemption & Democracy" Presented by Asa Gordon
November 12, 2013 - "The African Presence:Around The World,Past & Present" Presented by C.R. Gibbs
November 19, 2013 - "The Scramble for Africa in the 21st Century" Presented by C. R. Gibbs
January 28, 2014 - "Black Beauty: The African Origins of Fashion & Style" Presented by C. R. Gibbs
February 4, 2014 - "Twelve Years a Slave: Solomon Northup's Washington" Presented by C. R. Gibbs
February 11, 2014 - "Mary McLeod Bethune in Washington, D.C.: Activism & Education in Logan Circle" Presented by Dr. Ida Jones
February 18, 2014 - "What's In Your Home? Discovering Family History" Presented by Robert Hall
1999: Founded the African American History & Culture Lecture Series whose scholars continue to provide free presentations in the area.
2009: The Congressional Black Caucus Veterans Braintrust honored C.R. Gibbs for his many years of articles and presentations on African Americans in the United States armed forces.
2011: Gibbs appeared in an episode of the popular History Channel Series, How the States Got Their Shapes and was quoted in the Sunday, October 9, Washington Post Special Civil War 150 Supplement. On Sunday, October 16, he provided historical commentary for WUSA , Channel 9's coverage of the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial with co-anchor Leslie Foster.
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