Panel Discussion: Freedom Riders (a WORLD Series event)
Excerpts from the documentary Freedom Riders, a Created Equal film, followed by a discussion led by Andor Skotnes, Ph.D., professor of history and a veteran of the Civil Rights Movement, and featuring a panel of Russell Sage students. Part of the Russell Sage WORLD Series.
Date: Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour
Location: Bush Memorial Center - Troy Campus
Sponsored by: History & Society Department
Contact: 244-2207, Student Life
For more information, visit: https://www.sage.edu/studentlife/black_history_month_2014/.
The Created Equal film series is made possible through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of its Bridging Cultures initiative, in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. The event is part of The Sage Colleges celebration of Black History Month.
The WORLD Series is a year-long lecture series for first-year Russell Sage students, the campus community and the public, focusing on topics of global and national importance, women's lives, science and technology, and the arts. WORLD stands for “Women Owning Responsibility for Learning and Doing.”