An Evening with Civil Rights Activist Diane Nash
Civil rights leader Diane Nash and Professor of Rhetoric Studies Dr. Robert Withycombe will reflect on the Civil Rights Movement, including Nash’s experiences with the first successful sit-in campaign in Tennessee, the Freedom Rides, the Selma to Montgomery Marches and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. A short question and answer session will follow the discussion.
Free and open to the public.
MLK Jr. March and Candlelight Vigil
Jan. 20, 4:00 p.m.
Film Screening: Freedom Riders
Jan. 23, 7:00 p.m.
Why Civil Rights Education Matters in Walla Walla in 2014
Jan. 27, 4:30 p.m.
Why The Movement Matters: Learning from America's Civil Rights Struggles
Jan. 27, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.