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Women of Color in Legislative Roles: Panel Discussion
Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Banneker-Douglass Museum
84 Franklin Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Join us for a panel discussion with women of color who are experts in their respective fields, as they share their experiences and encourage others to seek roles in legislative positions. This event will take place in Verda Welcome Hall in recognition of Maryland’s first female African American, State Senator, the Honorable Verda Freeman Welcome. Panelists include: Candace Hollingsworth, Mayor, Hyattsville, Maryland; Kay Coles James, President, The Heritage Foundation; and Marilyn Mosby, Baltimore State’s Attorney. Register today for this special Women’s History Month event!
 
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We Rise: The Study of History at Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Baltimore
Thursday, April 18, 2019
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 
Talon Center
Coppin State University
2500 W North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21216
This seminar will explore the importance of the study of history at HBCUs in Baltimore and highlight the contributions and role of Chester W. Gregory at Coppin State University and Benjamin Quarles at Morgan State University. The panel will be followed by a discussion of the current state of history at HBCUs and Universities in general led by Dr. Lopez D. Matthews, Jr. Commissioner for Baltimore County of the Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture. Panelists include: Dr. Bettye J. Gardner, Professor Emeritus at Coppin State University; Ms. Joanna Carey, Morgan State University; and Dr. Ida E. Jones, University Archivist, Morgan State University.
 
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