Moving Forward: The History of Racial Injustice in Education and Housing

Wednesday, June 23 | 1 to 2 p.m. (CDT)

Online via Zoom Webinar – RSVP today!

Join us for an insightful conversation on the history of racial injustice in education and housing with civil rights icon Dr. James Meredith. Dr. Meredith was the first African-American student admitted to the racially segregated University of Mississippi. Professor Myron Orfield, Earl R. Larson Professor of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law and Director of the Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity, will moderate the discussion. Dean Garry W. Jenkins will open with remarks and panelist introductions.

While registering for this Zoom webinar, attendees will have the option to submit a question(s) they’d like the panel to address in regards to racial segregation in schools and housing. There will also be an opportunity for audience members to ask questions directly at the end of the event discussion.


Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm