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The Way Forward Leader Lunch Break: Dr. Regennia N. Williams
June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
SPECIAL BLACK HISTORY SERIES
The first session of a special three-part series recognizing the contributions and challenges of Black Americans across the years and how that has shaped our community today.
The Way Forward Leader Lunch Breaks are a series of virtual (via Zoom) discussion and workshops on topics to help you move forward in our new and uncertain world.
Dr. Regennia N. Williams
Distinguished Scholar of African American History and Culture, Western Reserve Historical Society
Founder & Executive Director, The RASHAD Center, Inc.
Black Americans in Cleveland, Ohio: 200+ Years of History
Join Dr. Williams for a discussion on the work of key individuals, institutions, and organizations from the city’s founding in 1796 through 2021.
SESSIONS 2 + 3
- PART 2 OF 3: June 30: A history of the role of race in the construction of U.S. immigration policy with Dr. John Grabowski LEARN MORE >
- PART 3 OF 3: July 7: Race and historic housing inequality in Cleveland with Dr. Todd M. Michney LEARN MORE >
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Leaders are needed now more than ever before, please help us to build our leadership today and for the future. The Way Forward Leader Lunch Breaks are offered for free but donations to support continued CLC programming are appreciated!