Annual Jewell Robinson Dinner

Honoring the History and Celebrating the Achievements of Goucher's African American Alumnae/i.

Jewell Robinson Dinner


About the Dinner

Named in honor of Jewell Robinson—actor, writer, producer, and the first African American student admitted to Goucher College—the annual Jewell Robinson Dinner brings together members and friends of Goucher’s African American community in the spirit of celebration, reflection, and fellowship.


Marguerite Barland ’60 Merit Award

Since 2015, the Marguerite Barland ’60 Merit Award has been presented annually in honor and celebration of our first African American graduate, Marguerite Barland.

Congratulations to our 2024 recipient, Candace Chance ’10, M.A.C.S. ’12


Our Sponsors

Many thanks to our 2024 Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility) Sponsors:


The Law Offices of Debra A. Thomas, P.C.

The Compass Group

Please contact J’aime Drayton at or 410-337-6196 for more information.


Photos from the 2024 Dinner

Jewell Robinson Dinner - Feb 2024


Photo Galleries

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2020 Photo Gallery

2019 Photo Gallery

2018 Photo Gallery

2017 Photo Gallery

2016 Photo Gallery

2015 Photo Gallery