Calendar of Events
March 6, 2014
March 3, 2014 – March 5, 2014
February 28, 2014
February 26, 2014
Performances by Voices of SUNO; and Luther Gray/Bamboula 2000
KEYNOTE: “There IS Hope for Black Males”
Brother Willie Muhammad
Special Guest: Arthur “Silky Slim” Reed
February 24, 2014
Through the eyes of funeral director Isaiah Owens, the beauty and grace of African-American funerals are brought to life. Running Time: 60 min.
This multimedia presentation will focus on events occurring just prior to the assassinations of President Kennedy and Dr. King. Presented by: Dr. Jill E. Murray, School of Social Work.
February 22, 2014
Symposium: Towards Advancing Civil Rights Through the Reshaping of Our Criminal Justice System: Revisiting the Past, Rescuing the Present, Reclaiming the Future
Sponsored by Dr. John Penny, Chair, SUNO-Department of Social Sciences.
February 21, 2014
CANCELED: Reception:“Towards Advancing Civil Rights Through the Reshaping of Our Criminal Justice System: Revisiting the Past, Rescuing the Present, Reclaiming the Future.”
A retrospective and prospective view of civil rights in American, the face of the “New Jim Crow of Mass Incarceration of African Americans.” Sponsored by Dr. John Penny, Department of Social Services.