FAMU sets Brown v. Board of Ed. program

first_img FAMU sets Brown v. Board of Ed. program The Florida A&M University College of Law will convene a panel of students, parents and teachers to discuss the desegregation of Orange County schools as part of an examination and commemoration of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education U.S. Supreme Court decision.The panel will be comprised of “insiders,” those students, parents and teachers who actually transferred from segregated schools in order to desegregate previously all-white schools. The panel event , “Brown v. Board of Education: An Insiders’ Perspective,” will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 15 and is free and open to the public. Seating for the event is limited, so attendees are asked to RSVP by calling (407) 836-8546.The FAMU College of Law presents this event as part of a community-wide commemoration of the 1954 decision led by The Metropolitan Center for Regional Studies at the University of Central Florida. This is the second event held by the law school to mark the 50th anniversary of the landmark legal decision. April 1, 2004 Regular News FAMU sets Brown v. Board of Ed. programlast_img

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