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Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Comes to Life

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Comes to Life Online

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955) was the founder of Bethune-Cookman University. She served as a New Deal government official – she was one of the 20 highest-level offices held by women in the administration, and the highest held by an African-American woman. She was the founder of FDR’s “black cabinet” and served as president of the National Association of Colored Women. Ersula Odom’s in-character performance brings Dr. Bethune to life before your eyes.

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This is a virtual ClickMeeting. Registration is required. For more information on this event contact Erin Clay at eclay@scgov.net or click the registration link above.


This event is not hosted by the SJR State Library. We are sharing news of this free event because it is related to the curriculum offered at the College and, therefore, may be of interest to our students, faculty, and staff.  

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Date:
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Time:
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Audience:
  All SJR State Students     SJR State Employees     SJR State Faculty  
Categories:
  Free event provided by an external entity     Online event     Outreach  
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL: https://floridahumanities.org/event/dr-mary-mcleod-bethune-comes-to-life/

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