Civil Rights Lecture, Today

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The Medgar Evers/ Ella Baker Civil Rights Lecture Series is one of many cooperative projects between the Fannie Lou Hamer National Institute on Citizenship and Democracy and other institutions for social justice that provide public discussions on historical and contemporary civil rights issues.

On Thursday, September 12, 2013, scholars and community leaders will hold the second intergenerational dialogue regarding young black males and the factors affecting their status on college campuses, including their disproportionate underrepresentation and corresponding ‘invisibility’ in the campus community. This “PART II” discussion kick-off is the first lecture of the Medgar Evers/ Ella Baker Civil Rights Series for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Who: Everyone
What: Lecture/Dialogue
Where: Dollye Robinson Liberal Arts Building, RM 166/266
When: September 12 at 11:30 a.m.
Cost: FREE

For more information contact the Hamer Institute at 601-979-1562

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