UTC Students Interview RISE Chattanooga Executive Director Shane Morrow
Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at 10:50 a.m. EST
Zoom Link: Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://tennessee.zoom.us/j/5348150118
Join RISE Chattanooga and the UTC Department of History on Zoom as we connect communities for a series of talks on “The Struggle for Racial Justice and Equity.”
These conversations will bring theory to life as students engage local leaders on their struggles and victories.
The spring speaker series is a product of an ongoing partnership between RISE and the Department of History and is open to all.
Watch the video of the event here.
In partnership with RISE Chattanooga, the UTC Africana Studies Program and the Department of History invite you to participate in this semester’s student-led interview series with prominent community members! On Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 10:50 a.m., UTC students will ask Shane Morrow, the RISE Chattanooga Executive Director, questions about his community leadership and his vision for Chattanooga. In the previous two interviews, students met with elected officials. In this final installment, students will explore the variety of ways that people work on behalf of racial justice and equity, such as through the arts.