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Wednesday
25
APR

BlackLivesMatter Co-Founder Opal Tometi

19:00
20:00
Campus Activities Council
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CAC Speakers Bureau, the Black Student Association, and National Pan-Hellenic Council presents a keynote lecture featuring Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Opal Tometi.

Opal Tometi is a Co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter. The historic political project was launched in the wake of the murder of Trayvon Martin in order to explicitly combat implicit bias and anti-black racism and to protect and affirm the beauty and dignity of all Black lives. Opal Tometi will address students on April 25th, 2018. This event is co-programmed with the help of the Black Student Association, Campus Activities Council, and the National Pan-Hellenic Council.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity institution.www.ou.edu/eoo.
For accommodations, please contact Student Life (405) 325-3163

Special thanks to our sponsors for generously supporting this event:
Live OU, Coca-Cola, UPB, the OU History Department, the Henderson Scholars Program, the OU Women's and Gender Studies Department, the OU Department of African and African American Studies, the OU Office of Student Affairs, and the Office of the OU President.