Bond To Speak April 2 On Young Leadership In 1960s
March 27, 2002-- Veteran civil
rights activist Julian Bond will discuss young leadership during
the tumultuous 1960s as part of the Explorations in Black Leadership
a professor of history at the University of Virginia, will speak
on "What We Did: Young Leadership in the 1960s" at 7 p.m.
April 2 in the Rotunda Dome Room.
is an exciting story of leadership and accomplishment by youngsters
great things accomplished, most of them little noticed at
the time and little noticed now and I think it demonstrates
what the possibilities for leadership are," he said.
was a founding member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
and is chairman of the board of the National Association for the
Advancement of Colored People.
series is presented by the Institute for Public History, the Darden
Graduate School of Business Administration and the Center for Religion
details, visit the Web site www.virginia.edu/blackleadership
Lee Graves, (434) 924-6857