BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20210224T160000 DTEND:20210224T170000 SUMMARY:Civil Rights Activism and German-Jewish Refugees DESCRIPTION:Civil rights icon Dr. Joyce Ladner will speak about her mentor, sociologist Ernst Borinski, whose innovative teaching at Tougaloo College involved engaging students in the civil rights movement in Mississippi. An eminent sociologist whose scholarship explores the intersectionality of race, gender and class, Ladner served on the faculty of Howard University (Washington, D.C.) and is a former Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. LOCATION: Zoom webinar – To register for this event END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR