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What to Watch on Monday: An HBCU documentary and more Winter Olympics action

Spelman College class, 1898.
Spelman College class, 1898. Courtesy of Spelman College

HBCUs Legacy & Leadership (9 p.m., UNC-TV) – This “Black Issues Forum Special” on historically black colleges and universities is produced and hosted by Raleigh native Deborah Holt Noel. It’s followed by the Independent Lens documentary “Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges & Universities“ at 10. That documentary tells the story of HBCUs and the pivotal role they have played in shaping American history, culture and national identity.

Also on tonight . . .

2018 Winter Olympics (8 p.m., NBC) – In primetime, we get the conclusion of figure skating’s ice dancing competition, with U.S. siblings Maia and Alex Shibutani. Also, gold finals in women’s freestyle skiing halfpipe and the two-man bobsled. For information on all the ways to watch and stream the Olympics, check out our viewing guide.

Warren Jeffs: Prophet of Evil (9 p.m., A&E) – In this two-hour special, current and former members of the FLDS discuss controversial church president Warren Jeffs, who was convicted of two felony counts of child sexual assault in 2011. (Note: Investigation Discovery channel also has a Warren Jeffs special tonight — “An Evil Lives Here” — at 8 p.m.)

The Alienist (9 p.m., TNT) – The team learns more about the killer and Kreizler seeks advice from an old mentor.

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