U of M vice president available to discuss MLK's impact
January 18, 2008
On Monday, Martin Luther King Day, one of only four individual commemoration federal holidays, will be celebrated for the 22nd time, marking the lasting influence Dr. Kings civil rights fight has had on America. A University of Minnesota vice president who can discuss Kings impact is:
Nancy Rusty Barceló, University of Minnesota Vice President and Vice Provost for Equity and Diversity
Barcel, a nationally recognized leader on multiculturalism in education, can explain how Kings civil rights work affected universities and paved the way for equity programs. With over 30 years of experience, she provides leadership and strategic planning on issues relating to faculty, staff and student equity and diversity across the University of Minnesota system.
To interview this expert, contact the University News Service, (612) 624-5551.