MCC Daily Tribune
A Talk about the 60th Anniversary of the Little Rock Crisis. At the DOWNTOWN campus
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Little Rock Crisis.
In 1957 nine African-American students were sent to Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. They were the first African-Americans to attend this all white school. The protest and resistance they faced is one of the seminal events of the Civil Rights Movement in America.
History Professor, Mark Sample, will tell the story of the people & the events surrounding this important part of American history.
The talk will be on Tuesday December 5 from 2:00- 2:50 in High Falls B.
This event is opened to the MCC community & the general public.