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Julian Nixon is an educator, speaker, author, advocate, blogger, and lover of video games. Julian is a college professor at Greenville Technical College and faculty advisor for the African American Male Leadership Institute. Julian is the author of “Make It Plain Volume 1”, the blog site www.makeitplainforme.com which supports the student and academic community, and the company Make It Plain LLC. He graduated from the Founders Institute and has launched the education technology company Tall Gamez. Julian is the recipient of numerous honors, including SC Technical Educators Association Educator of the Year; NISOD Excellence in Education National Award; SC Governor Distinguished Professor of the Year; 107.3 JAMZ Black History Makers; Talented Tenth Top 10 Young Professionals; SC Black Pages Who’s Who of Colleges and Universities; 96.3 Black History Maker; Business Black Box Magazine Trailblazer; TEDxGreenville 2016 Presenter. Julian is a Clemson University graduate and currently resides in Taylors, SC with his wife Shante’.