Community Remembrance Project Update and Announcement

From: Jonathan Kubakundimana Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2017 10:19 AM To: Evan Milligan Subject: Community Remembrance Project Update and Announcement Good morning, Thank you for your patience and support as we proceed with our marker installation effort for the Community Remembrance Project in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. We are happy to inform you that the historical marker is nearing the…

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EDITORIAL: Task force tackles worthwhile mission

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 “Tuscaloosa, the University of Alabama and the state have an undeniable and important place in the history of the civil rights movement. History will long remember Gov. George Wallace’s “Stand in the Schoolhouse Door,” but that only scratches the surface of a deep and rich account of bravery, hatred and reconciliation that abounds in our area….”…

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EDITORIAL: Task force tackles worthwhile mission

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 “Tuscaloosa, the University of Alabama and the state have an undeniable and important place in the history of the civil rights movement. History will long remember Gov. George Wallace’s “Stand in the Schoolhouse Door,” but that only scratches the surface of a deep and rich account of bravery, hatred and reconciliation that abounds in our area….”…

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It’s Official!

At the Tuscaloosa City Council Meeting, Tuesday, October 18, 2016, Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox officially recognized the Task Force as a part of the city of Tuscaloosa. Tuscaloosa City Council Meeting, October 18, 2016

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Frye Gaillard to offer lecture on The Alabama Civil Rights Trail January 27, 2017

Frye Gaillard is the University of South Alabama Writer in Residence, a position jointly supported by the Department of Communication and the Department of English. He is the author of 19 works of non-fiction, including Cradle of Freedom: Alabama and the Movement That Changed America, winner of the 2005 Lillian Smith Award for best southern non-fiction, and the 2007…

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