Learn how individuals in Arkansas shared in “The Dream”
The University District Partnership will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by hosting a discussion highlighting the book Civil Rights Brothers: The Journey of Albert Porter and Allan Ward.
The author of the book is Dr. Allan Ward, professor emeritus of speech communication at UALR, and a resident of University Park neighborhood.
Wanda Hamilton, one of the first African-American students to attend UALR in 1964, will be a special guest.
University District residents are encouraged to attend and share their experiences attending UALR or living in the area during the 1960s.
Friday, December 12
2 to 3:30 p.m.
UALR Bailey Alumni & Friends Center
Parking: Lot 13, across 28th Street from the Bailey Center
Persons with disabilities may park behind the Bailey Center off Campus Drive.
Additional Sponsors: AARP, UALR Charles W. Donaldson Scholars Academy, UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity, and UALR Alumni Association