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Brown’s Promise of Equality: 65 Years in the Making

March 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law The University of Alabama, 101 Paul Bryant Drive East, Tuscaloosa
6.5 MCLE Credit Hours, including 1 Ethics Hour

 

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Schedule:

8:30 AM                            Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM                           Welcome and Introduction

9:15 – 10:30 AM             Session I:  What We Wish For:  In the Wake of Brown v. Board

Jonathan Glater, Professor of Law, The University of California, Irvine School of Law

10:30 AM                        Break

10:45 – Noon                 Session II:  Racial Segregation and Diversity in Alabama Public and Private Schools, 1986 – 2016

Bryan Mann, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership, Policy & Technology, The University of Alabama

12:00 PM                        Break

12:15 – 1:45 PM            Lunch and Keynote Address:  The Impact and Limits of Implementing Brown:  Reflections From 65 Years of School Segregation; Desegregation in Alabama’s Largest District

Erica Frankenberg, Associate Professor of Education and Demography, Penn State University

1:45 PM                          Break

2:00 – 3:15 PM              Session III

Kevin Brown, Professor of Law, Indiana University

3:15 PM                         Break

3:30 – 4:15 PM             Session IV:  Freedom from Discrimination:  An Inside Look Into How a Public Interest Law Firm Fights for Equality Under the Law

Joshua Thompson, Senior Attorney, Pacific Legal Foundation

4:15 PM                        Closing Remarks

Joshua Polk, Editor-in-Chief, Alabama Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law Review

Venue

The University of Alabama Culverhouse School of Law
101 Paul Bryant Drive
TUSCALOOSA, AL 35487 United States

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Phone:
800-627-6514