Colloquium Series brings LaTosha Brown of Black Voters Matter, by Zaporah Price

Yesterday, more than 70 students, faculty and community members gathered on Zoom for the African American department’s colloquium series.

Every year, Yale’s AFAM department hosts a speaker series known as the Endeavors Colloquium. This year’s theme is “Black Now: Conversations for the Revolution” and is co-sponsored by the Yale Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity and Transnational Migration. The series kicked off Thursday around noon with LaTosha Brown, a grassroots organizer and Harvard Institute of Politics fellow. Her nonprofit organization, Black Voters Matter, focuses on increasing voter registration and advocating for voters rights in Black communities across the country.

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Friday, October 2, 2020