This program involves an interactive walk through explaining the progression and evolution of civil rights through poetry, song and dance. These artistic displays will guide you along the civil rights movement from the beginning to present day. A PowerPoint and speaker will also walk the audience through history with interactive stories designed to catch the audience's ear while teaching a fun and educational lesson.
This event is a part of the African-American Celebration Month festivities at Oakland University which takes place from January 20 - February 20. This month long celebration reflects OU’s ongoing commitment to celebrating the historical and cultural contributions that African Americans have made in the past, present and future. To see the full schedule of African-American Celebration 2014 events, visit www.oakland.edu/aacm.