Tag: civil rights

Civil rights author Jimmie Briggs to speak at Missouri S&T

Posted by on January 25, 2008

Update: Due to the inclement weather, Missouri S&T has postponed Monday’s lecture by Jimmie Briggs, author of "Innocent Voices" and UN Goodwill Ambassador, and the reception that was to follow. Briggs’ lecture, "An African-American’s Lesson Learned: The Need for Ethical Leadership in the Global Community," will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Carver-Turner […]

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Affirmative action specialist Shirley Wilcher to speak at UMR

Posted by on March 9, 2006

Affirmative action specialist Shirley J. Wilcher will explore issues that affect the acceptance and appreciation of people in a lecture 3 p.m. Thursday, March 23, in Room 125 of the Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Building on the University of Missouri-Rolla campus. Wilcher will present “Insight into Problems and Actions Facing America: Affirmative Action, Diversity and Civil Rights,” […]

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