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The symposium is an  inter-college event where students openly discuss the topics explored  within each college’s respective theme.

Every  RC  student will give either a Presentation or a  Poster -  either as a  group  or as an individual project.  Every RC student will also be an audience  member.  

At Registration, you will receive a name tag with your schedule on it.

The Symposium is organized into two, concurrent, sessions: Session I: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. & Session II: 3:10 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 • 3:10pm - 4:40pm
The Impact of Civil Rights Movements on American Identity

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Throughout American history, injustice has caused the progression of society to be hindered. Civil rights movements played a key role during these times to spur the desire for change. The March on Washington, as illustrated by the graphic novel March: Book One by John Lewis, was one movement in particular that promoted non-violent protest in order to combat a nationwide issue. Efforts to overcome injustice have been crucial in achieving equality across many decades. The American identity is constantly being shaped by the way we overcome various obstacles to our freedom. 

Speakers
JR

Johnston, Rachel

Languages & Cultures College


Saturday December 1, 2018 3:10pm - 4:40pm
Terrace Toom ELC