Upcoming Events

WAIS Presents: Lecia Brooks

October 6

Lecia Brooks, the outreach director for the Southern Poverty Law Center, will present a lecture titled, “The State of Hate & Extremism in the U.S.,” on Tuesday, Oct. 6, as part of the University’s 2015-16 Walton Arts & Ideas Series.

Based in Montgomery, Alabama, the Poverty Law Center is a civil rights advocacy organization dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry, and seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society.

The event begins at 7 p.m. in the Rogers Conference center, and there is no cost for admission.

The theme for the eight-part 2015-16 Walton series is The Identity of the South.