3/25-28: Symposium on Civil Rights

MARCH 25 | 22ND ANNUAL HEMAN SWEATT SYMPOSIUM ON CIVIL
RIGHTS
You are cordially invited to attend the 22nd Annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights, March 25-28 with events hosted on The University of Texas at Austin campus.
Themed The Powerless Majority: The Black and Latino Experience in America, the symposium will focus on issues related to the African-American and Latino experience in today’s society such as educational inequality, health care disparities, and the disproportionate representation in the criminal justice system. Furthermore, programs will examine the interaction between African Americans and Latinos and how these issues are manifested in those
relationships.This year’s keynote speaker will be Ron Kirk, who will deliver the closing keynote address on Friday, March 28, at 7:00 p.m., at the Thompson Conference Center,
located on the University of Texas campus.
For more information: email: truth@austin. utexas.edu | tel: 475.6064
http://www.utexas. edu/diversity/ events/hemanswea tt/

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