Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture
Date: January 20 2009 Location: - Wood Hall, Room 7, Law School
Professor Gerald Torres of the University of Texas School of Law, one of the top civil rights scholars in the nation, will deliver a lecture to honor Dr. King. The lecture is titled “Transformative Thinking in the Domain of Civil Rights: President Obama and Extending the Vision of Dr. King.”
On the date of inauguration of the nation’s first African American President, Professor Torres will lead a celebration of the fruits of Dr. King’s work to advance civil rights.
The lecture will take place at Lewis & Clark Law School, Wood Hall Room 7. A reception will follow the event