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EXPLORING THE TRANSFORMATION OF AMERICA: 1963-1968 / 2013-2018




























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PAS/CRI LECTURE
“The Movement's Outlaws: When the Civil Rights Movement Stood Up”











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A.C.E.S. 2015 : ACADEMIC.CULTURAL.ENGAGEMENT.SOCIAL JUSTICE SYMPOSIUM

February 2015 
University of Louisville











Visit A.C.E.S. homepage.



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42nd Dr. Joseph H. McMillan National Conference on the Black Family in America
“PROJECT PROGRESS: 1965”

February 2015
The University of Louisville










The historic Black Family Conference offers its usual mix of outstanding nationally reknowned and local academic and community scholars who will explore various aspects of how far we’ve come, where we are, and where we’re going.

Visit the Black Family Conference’s Homepage. 

You may also send electronic mail inquiries to: bfc@louisville.edu or make contact by phone at: 502-852-6656

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PROJECT PROGRESS is a University of Louisville initiative designed to deeply explore the major events, contributors, philosophies, organizations, legislation, and real world outcomes of the last five years of what Peniel Joseph calls "the heroic period" of the American Civil Rights Movement (1963-1968). It is coordinated by the Department of Pan-African Studies and the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and International Affairs. We look forward to seeing you at PROJECT PROGRESS: 1965 events. 

PROJECT PROGRESS Partners include:

Department of Pan-African Studies
Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and International Affairs
Liberal Studies Program
Center on Race and Inequality (CRI)
Commission on Diversity, Race, and Equality (CODRE)
Black Faculty and Staff Association
Anne Braden Institute
Muhammad Ali Institute
A&S Dean’s Office
UofL Cultural Center
Peace, Justice and Conflict Transformation Program
Brandeis School of Law Diversity Committee
U of L LGBT Center
Office of the Mayor and Chief of Community Building
St. Stephen Church
Simmons College of Kentucky
Louisville NAACP
Louisville Urban League

For general information contact the offices of Dr. Ricky L. Jones (502) 852-5985 or Dr. Mordean Taylor-Archer (502) 852-5719




WELCOME TO THE FUTURE!

Speaker: Dr. Akinyele UmojaChair, Department of African American Studies, Georgia State University

Author of We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement (NYU Press).

Date to be announced

Since 2010, A.C.E.S. has offered a full day campus conference concentrating on various issues impacting students of color (specifically blacks and Latinos). A.C.E.S. 2015 will partner with the University's Black Family Conference as it continues this great intellectual tradition.