Duke Celebrates Durham: Where Great Things Happened in 1963 | Durham Performing Arts Center | Activism | Indy Week
This is a past event.

Duke Celebrates Durham: Where Great Things Happened in 1963 

When: Sat., Oct. 5, 1:45-3:30 p.m. 2013
Price: $5 (free for students)
In 1963, five black undergraduate students integrated Duke University. The community is invited to celebrate these trailblazers & the various leaders in Durham who broke segregated barriers. Mayor Bill Bell, Congressman G.K. Butterfield & Duke President Richard H. Brodhead will present opening remarks.Celebration includes civil & human rights exhibits, inspirational music, a panel of distinguished leaders & a town hall discussion.



Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

INDY Week publishes all kinds of comments, but we don't publish everything.

  • Comments that are not contributing to the conversation will be removed.
  • Comments that include ad hominem attacks will also be removed.
  • Please do not copy and paste the full text of a press release.

Roll over stars and click to rate.

Permitted HTML:
  • To create paragraphs in your comment, type <p> at the start of a paragraph and </p> at the end of each paragraph.
  • To create bold text, type <b>bolded text</b> (please note the closing tag, </b>).
  • To create italicized text, type <i>italicized text</i> (please note the closing tag, </i>).
  • Proper web addresses will automatically become links.

© 2018 Indy Week • 320 E. Chapel Hill St., Suite 200, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation