Professor of Law Grant Hayden will be participating in Civil Rights Day 2009 on Monday, February 2, 2009.
Hofstra University’s Center for Civic Engagement will be celebrating Feb 1, 1960, the day the Woolworth’s lunch counter sit-ins started in Greensboro, NC, in part because it’s a date that takes place during the semester but also because that social action was initiated by college students. The event will be take place at Hofstra University in the Cultural Center Theater (Guthardt Theater). Both programs are free and open to the public.
Race and Voting Rights in the 21st Century
Professor Grant M. Hayden (Hofstra Law) and
Tara Keenan-Thomson NYCLU
and someone from the NAACP Legal Defense Fund yet to be identified
Breaking the Color Barrier in Society Through Music:
An Evening of Live Jazz and Conversations
Pianist: David LaLama
Alto Saxophonist: Antonio Hart
Bass: Marcus McLaurine
Drums: Earl Williams