At 6 p.m. on March 12, SPOHP will host a public panel and media presentation on local civil rights movement history at 6 p.m. in Pugh Hall.
The Gainesville Sun highlights student and staff work in a feature this week for the March 12 civil rights program focusing on the value of involving students in local history work.
At 12:50 p.m. on March 12, Scott Camil, former leader of Gainesville’s Vietnam Veterans Against the War, will speak at UF about the Gainesville 8 trial.
Get to know the Cotton Club Museum with Vivian Filer to prepare for next week’s big event, “Florida Civil Rights Struggle: Past & Present” on March 12. From NCNCF.org.
Excited for March 12? Check out The Walk in Tallahassee, illustrating the stories of the lunch counter sit-ins of the 1960s and the 1956 Tallahassee bus to honor 50+ footsoldiers!
Emily Nyren, an intern alumni from Spring 2013, has volunteered for the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program through summer and fall 2013, and now in her last semester at the… Read More
Read Dr. Irvin Winsboro’s piece in the Fort Myers News-Press on the Florida freedom struggle for civil rights, published Feb. 16.