The Daily Eastern News

Film festival to highlight civil rights struggle

Lydia Shaw, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2016

  This year’s Embarras Valley Film Festival will expand on Booth Library’s “Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights” exhibit Wednesday through Friday in the Coleman Hall Auditorium. This year’s theme will be “For All the World to See 2: Film Culture and the Struggle for...

Booth Library to host Civil Rights Exhibit

Abbey Whittington, Associate News Editor

September 2, 2016

The Marvin Foyer in Booth Library is decorated with displays of historical moments and people from the civil rights era to prepare for this semester's traveling exhibit. The library will be hosting several programs in, "For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights" from...

Students look to the past to move forward

Luis Martinez, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2014

Students prepare to talk about the need for a new social movement, while revisiting the past in an upcoming discussion panel, at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Room 4440 in Booth Library. The panel, “Revisiting the Civil Rights Movements of the 1960’s” is part of the Revolutionary Decade series at Booth. Felix ...

Professor to give presentation on leaders of civil rights

Miracle Jones, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2014

Although the two are not normally associated together, a careful look at history shows that Cesar Chavez picked up where Martin Luther King Jr. left off in the Civil Rights movement, said Jose Deustua, chair of the Latino/Latin American studies committee. Deustua said Chavez expanded the movement...

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