The Role of Youth in the Civil Rights Movement: Reflections on Birmingham.
January 19, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore
County, Dr. Hrabowski will share perspectives on the Civil Rights movement,
including being jailed for participating in the Birmingham Children’s March, and his
insights from a career in education. Although challenges persist, he believes each of us
can inspire positive change. Co-sponsored with the Black Cultural Center, Carter G.
Woodson Center, African and African-American Studies, CCC, and the Office of the
President. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Convocation.