About #50downtown

  • Ozell Sutton
    Sutton, others to be honored 50 years after downtown desegregation
    50 years ago, an integrated group of business and community leaders along with some Philander Smith College students worked together to desegregate downtown Little Rock. On Sept. 21, we will honor them for efforts… 
  • Dr. Michael R. Twyman
    50 years, one day, and counting
    One day after the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, we have ample opportunity for change in our nation and in Arkansas. Fifty years and one day ago, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and others challenged us to dream of our best. It is now our turn to take the time and muster the courage to do what may be uncomfortable, and at times unpopular, but necessary…  
  • RSVP to seminar, Developing Future Leaders: How Strong Mentors Can Increase Diversity in Leadership Positions
    Register for Developing Future Leaders Seminar
    #50downtown The UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity will partner with the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the 50 year celebration of the…