The General Ray Davis Korean War Medal of Honor Legacy Symposium

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday September 29, 2022
      11:00 am - 1:15 pm
  • Location: The Georgia Institute of Technology Midtown Ballroom Exhibition Hall
  • Phone:
  • URL:
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
Contact

Dr. Seymour Goodman

seymour.goodman@gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: The program will feature speakers recognizing General Davis and Korean War Medal of Honor recipients.

Full Summary: No summary paragraph submitted.

The Korean War was the first US war after the armed forces were officially integrated.The Medal of Honor has a mixed history with people from minority groups. The program will feature speakers recognizing General Davis and Korean War Medal of Honor recipients from the following five groups: African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, Jewish-Americans, and Native-Americans.

Speakers include Prof. Kaye Husbands Fealing, dean and Ivan Allen Jr. Chair, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts; Major General Larry Taylor, USMCR (ret.), BSIM’62; Prof. John Morrow, Franklin Professor of History Emeritus, UGA; Squadron Commander Anisha Singh, AFROTC, BSAE’23; Captain Irene Liscano, JAG, USAF, BSINTA’06, MSINTA’08; Regents’ Professor Seymour Goodman, Ivan Allen College and College of Computing; and Dr. Jamil Zainaldin, President Emeritus, Georgia Humanities Council.

There is no fee to attend, but registration is required by September 22. Please RSVP to Mayumi Cole: mayumi.cole@arotc.gatech.edu. Lunch will be provided.

Parking is available at the Student Center Deck or the Student Center ADA Parking Lot: https://pts.gatech.edu/subsite1/Pages/Parking-Maps.aspx

For more information, contact Dr. Seymour Goodman at seymour.goodman@gatech.edu.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
No
Groups

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Conference/Symposium
Keywords
No keywords were submitted.
Status
  • Created By: kpetty30
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Sep 21, 2022 - 4:02am
  • Last Updated: Sep 21, 2022 - 6:41pm