Division of Diversity & Community Engagement, UT Austin presents Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights

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Yamiche Alcindor
Yamiche Alcindor Photo courtesy of PBS

The Division of Diversity and Community Engagement is hosting its 35th annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil rights, titled "Still Hidden Figures: Black Women in the Workplace."

DDCE VP Dr. Leonard Moore will have a conversation with Yamiche Alcindor, PBS political correspondent, about her career and challenges covering the White House. She will illuminate her experiences being a Black woman while reporting. The event will include a special performance by McCombs School of Business senior Gloria Akinnibosun and an interactive discussion of Black women’s experience in the workplace.

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This is a virtual event.

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Admission is free.