Panel: 'An Assessment of Racial Progress'
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CST)
Location: Oxford Campus (Overby Center Auditorium)
|50 Years of Integration: Panel discussion with an assessment of the racial progress made at Ole Miss in the years since 1962.|
Open to the Public
Panel discussion led by David Sansing, an emeritus professor of history and author of the sesquicentennial history, "The University of Mississippi."
Sansing will be joined by Donald R. Cole, who was once dismissed from Ole Miss for taking part in a civil rights demonstration and returned to become an assistant to the chancellor; Valeria Ross, a leading figure in racial reconciliation on campus while coordinating activities for African-American students; and Gerald Walton, who played a constructive role at Ole Miss as a young professor in 1962 and later rose to become provost before his retirement.