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Calendar of Events

March 29 – June 20
"The Civil Rights Movement in Minnesota: Portrait Narratives by Del Bey" photography exhibit in Gould Library

Wednesday, April 7 – 7:00 p.m.
Photography exhibit opening celebration with Del Bey in the Gould Library Athenaeum

Friday, April 9 – 10:50 a.m.
"Brown vs. Board of Education: 50 Years Later" lecture presented by Juan Williams, author and senior correspondent for National Public Radio, in Skinner Chapel

Wednesday, April 14 – 8:00 p.m.
"School Vouchers: The Newest Separate But (Un)Equal?" panel discussion in Severance Great Hall

Tuesday, April 20 – 12 Noon
"Taking Jim Crow Out of the Constitution: How the Supreme Court Moved From Plessy to Brown" lecture presented by Jim Chen, University of Minnesota Law School professor, in the Gould Library Athenaeum

Friday, April 23 – 10:50 a.m.
"The Making of Brown vs. Board of Education" lecture presented by Christopher Schmidt, Dartmouth College history instructor, in Skinner Chapel

Saturday, May 8 - 12:30 p.m.
"Spoken Hand" student-directed theater and puppetry in Central Park

Wednesday, May 12 – 7:00 and 9:30 p.m.
Screening of Blackboard Jungle (1955), starring Sidney Poitier and Glenn Ford, in Olin 149

Monday, May 17 – 4:30 p.m.
"Representations of Race and Education in Film" lecture presented by Miriam Petty '92 in Boliou 104