Atlanta Civil Rights Bus Tour

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Wednesday August 18, 2021
      9:15 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Smithgall Student Services (Flag) Building, Atrium
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
    Free food
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Summary Sentence: First Year (undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students) can participate in a customized Civil Rights Tour of Atlanta!

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First Year (undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students) can participate in a customized Civil Rights Tour of Atlanta, visiting sites like the Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, the King Center, Dr. King’s last home, Morehouse College, SCLC & SNCC, and more. The tour will be conducted by Mr. Tom Houck.  From 1966 until King’s assassination in 1968, Tom served as a driver and personal assistant to Dr. King and his family. Houck also became the youngest member of the SCLC executive staff working with organizations to end the Vietnam War and mobilizing for the “Poor People Campaign”. At the end of the tour participants will be treated to lunch. This special tour is limited to 30 participants.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

General, Student Diversity Programs, Student Life

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
student diversity, Office of Student Diversity, tour, civil rights, Student Life
Status
  • Created By: mcarter80
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 12, 2021 - 1:48pm
  • Last Updated: Aug 12, 2021 - 1:48pm