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February 28, 2008 | 12:00 a.m. CST
JoShawn Jackson, left, dressed as author Julius Thopson, and Ameera Hayes pose for pictures before the start of the Great African American Achievers presentation. The event was organized by Columbia's Moving Ahead program and featured dozens of Columbia youths giving biographical speeches about influential African Americans.

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