Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights

Still Hidden Figures: Black Women in the Workplace

Join UT's Division of Diversity and Community Engagement 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.

Thursday, November 5
6-7:30 PM

Symposium is free to attend

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