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2013 Governor's History Conference on Civil Rights & Social Justice - Schedule

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Saturday, September 21, 2013

8:00-8:30 a.m.


8:30-8:45 a.m.

Introductions & Opening Remarks

8:45-9:45 a.m.

The Fight for Civil Rights: America's Longest War by Dr. Terrence Roberts

9:45-10:00 a.m.


10-10:45 a.m.

“The Road to Little Rock:” The Legacy of Judge Ronald N. Davies and the Little Rock Nine by Carl Oberholtzer, Project Manager of the Fargo Judge Davies Curriculum Task Force

10:45-11:30 a.m.

"Progress on the Prairie: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality in North Dakota" by ND Representative Joshua Boschee of Fargo

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Complimentary Lunch and SHSND Foundation Annual Meeting

12:30-12:45 p.m.

Outstanding Achievement in the Field of History Awards presentation

12:45-1:00 p.m.


1:00-2:15 p.m.

The Moral Evolution of Robert Kennedy: Bismarck 1963 by US Attorney Timothy Purdon and Public Humanities Scholar Clay Jenkinson

2:15-3:00 p.m.

Presentation by Dr. David Gipp, President, United Tribes Technical College

3:00-3:15 p.m.

break and set up for panel

3:15-4:30 p.m.

Civil Rights & Social Justice Panel Discussion and Audience Q & A Session with our speakers

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Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
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