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"Investing In the Dream"
Published January 2017
I recently gave a speech in Washington D.C. at the 2017 Morehouse Spelman Freshman Send off. Check it out here.
My Senior Thesis Short Film
Check out my short film starring, Corbin Sanders
Born on January 7th, in Dayton, Ohio. Chris Sumlin was born destined for Greatness. At age 14, Chris attended a high school called The Charles School at Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, OH. With the love and support of family and mentors, Chris graduated from the school in five years earning both his high school diploma and Associate of Arts degree from Ohio Dominican University. In May of 2017, Chris graduated from Morehouse College earning his second college degree majoring in Cinema, Television & Emerging Media Studies. During his time at Morehouse Chris interned at notable television entities such as 20th Century FOX, BET and the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The impressive tales of his adventures can be found in his 5-star rated book, “Dealing With This Thing Called Life” available now on B&N.com and iBooks. His second book, “Dealing With This Thing Called College” will be available next Spring. As an author, journalist and agent of change, Chris’ work in journalism and social media has been featured on sites such as USA Today, BlackEnterprise and HBCUBuzz.com. This Fall Chris plans to continue to study TV at the prestigious Boston University, where he will earn a Master's of Science degree in Television with a production and management concentration. Chris aspires to be a New York Times Best Selling Author and work for the Oprah Winfrey Network.