Agents of Change – Film Screening & Conversation with Director Frank Dawson

When:
November 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2019-11-14T13:00:00-08:00
2019-11-14T16:00:00-08:00
Where:
Wray Theater
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier
CA 90601
Cost:
Free

November 14, 2019
Film 1:00-2:30 pm
Q & A with Frank Dawson 2:30-4:00 pm
Rio Hondo College • Wray Theater

Current struggles to make colleges welcoming and relevant for students of color continue movements which swept across campuses fifty years ago. Agents of Change, tells the timely and inspiring story of how successful protests for equity and inclusion led to establishing the first Black and Ethnic Studies departments at two very different universities, San Francisco State (1968) and Cornell (1969).

Join the Behavioral and Social Sciences Division for a screening of the film and conversation with the film’s director/co-producer Frank Dawson.

Admission is FREE.
All events require a parking pass ($3.00) at the Parking Booth on College Drive.

 

Agent of Change