Marywood University’s Office of Equity and Inclusion and its Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Center (TRHT) will host Glynis Johns, M.A., Ph.D. candidate, and founder of the Black Scranton Project, who will be speaking at Marywood Live via Zoom on the topic: “The Importance of the Black Vote: A Local Perspective.” The talk will take place on Friday, October 30, 2020, from 1-2:30 p.m. This event is free and open to Marywood staff, students, and alumni. To register, please visit https://forms.gle/HsCUkraUKgebr6Mf7.
The talk will bring awareness to the history and influence of Black voting power in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Additionally, Ms. Johns will cover other related topics that are relevant and timely in our current socio-political climate. This highly anticipated event is one that Marywood community members are strongly encouraged to attend.
For additional information about the Black Scranton Project, please visit blackscranton.org. For additional information about Marywood’s Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Center, please visit TRHT.