Conference to feature Lewis
Published 11:34 pm Tuesday, February 24, 2009
U.S. Rep. John Lewis of Georgia will appear at a Jackson State University conference on social activism.
The March 19-21 conference will be held at Jackson State University’s Mississippi e-Center in Jackson.
Organizers say the conference is designed to encourage youth to continue the civil rights movement’s tradition of bringing positive change in society.
Lewis, a Democrat, will be the keynote speaker for the JSU Presidential Banquet at 6:30 p.m. March 20.
On the Net:
Jackson State University, http://www.jsums.edu/announcements/2009VetsBrochure.pdf.