05/08/2013 12:27 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Meet Harvard Law Phenom Cortlan Wickliff

Next week on PBS, I'm introducing you to a young man named Cortlan Wickliff.

Cortlan Wickliff is about to make history at Harvard. We believe Cortlan to be the second youngest Black man to finish Harvard Law School at just 22 years of age. In this clip from "Tavis Smiley" on PBS, the phenom talks to me about demystifying Harvard Law for Black youth.

Tune in to our conversation, next Wednesday, May 15, 2013, on PBS! For your local TV listings, visit: