35th Annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights
Join DDCE VP Dr. Leonard Moore in a conversation with Yamiche Alcindor, PBS political correspondent, about her career and challenges covering the White House. She will illuminate her experiences being a Black woman while reporting. Also, a special performance by McCombs School of Business senior Gloria Akinnibosun and an interactive discussion of Black women’s experience in the workplace.
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the 1950 Supreme Court ruling in Sweatt v. Painter which granted Sweatt admission to The University of Texas School of Law.