17th Annual Diversity Awards
To register to attend the event, also use the Diversity Awards Banquet Registration tab to the right.
Diversifying Individuals Via Education (D.I.V.E), Rhode Island Conference seeks to promote intercultural competence and inclusion on college campuses through workshops and discussions.
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On July 29th, at 6pm WalkRunFly Productions (Warren Adams & Brandon Victor Dixon) partnered with poet Daniel J. Watts, and over 100 Broadway stars, directors, producers, musicians, choreographers, designers and technicians in Times Square to send a message about violence and the killing of Eric Gardner.
Watch the video here. – I Can’t Breath
The public is invited to attend this series of free events in person or online.
Time: Evenings,7:30 p.m.
Date: September – December 2014
Place: Edwards Auditorium, URI Kingston Campus
For more information, visit their page here.
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MCC Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer Project
Half a century ago Providence lawyer Malcolm Farmer was beaten for defending civil rights workers in the segregated South, but it feels like yesterday. "I will never forget it," says Farmer. Now Farmer and other civil rights activists from New England will have their stories preserved forever, thanks to the University of Rhode Island.
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