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This guide provides library resources on the topic of Civil Rights Activism in the 20th and 21st Centuries.

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Lena Horne

Wednesday, February 17

"We are STEMM: A Celebration of African American Accomplishments in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine." Keynote speaker: Dr. Emmanuel Rivers, MD.

When: 6:00 pm

Where: Health Education Building 110 on Health Science Campus

More Infor: Contact or call 419-530-2261


Carlson Books on Display

Wednesday February 10, 2016

"We'll Have No Race Trouble Here: Memphis Politics and the 1940 Reign of Terror" by Dr. Jason Jordan, UToledo visiting assistant professor of history, 4:30 pm. Location: TBD. Contact 419-530-2261 or Event sponsored by the UToledo History Department at or call 419-530-2845.



Welcome to the Activism and Civil Rights LibGuide. Watch this guide for continuously updated information about local University of Toledo events, speakers, and resources celebrating Activism and Civil Rights.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

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February 6, 2016 Signature Event

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