The Saturday Academy is a community-based enrichment program in African World history and culture sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences (University of Louisville) in collaboration with the Jefferson County Public Schools, with support from Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton, the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, the Louisville Urban League and the University of Louisville Signature Partnership Initiative.
Mar 05, 2011 11:00 AM
Mar 26, 2011 02:00 PM
|Where||DuValle Education Center Cafeteria|
|Contact Name||Marian Vasser|
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From 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the African World/Black History seminar led by Dr. Blaine Hudson. Black History topics for this term include:
Slavery *Blacks not enslaved* Resistance and Revolts* Causes of the Civil War
From 12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., community forums on issues and culture.
-March 5: "Women Writers off the Beaten Track: Alice Notley"
Dr. Courteney Petrosino, UofL
-March 12: "Women and Aging: Issues and Insights"
Dr. Latrica Best, UofL
- March 19: "Seasoned Sisters Speak"
Katie Christopherson, Helen Lang, and Delores-White Baker
-March 26: "Creating Successful Students and Schools: One Role at a Time"
Featuring award presentation to Principle Betty Graham, Olmstead Academy South