Friday, September 22, 2017

First Year Book Lecture - Get Your Tickets Now!

First Year Book:
March: Book 3, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell

The annual First Year Book lecture will take place on Thursday, October 12 at 7pm in the Chapel. Congressman John Lewis and Mr. Andrew Aydin will address the campus community.

March: Book 3 is the 2017-2018 First Year Book, and follows a young John Lewis’ work in the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s as chair of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). The book culminates with the 54- mile march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, and the eventual passage of the voting Rights Act.

Tickets are free but required. Students, faculty and staff may pick up one ticket each with a UMD ID beginning Monday, October 9 from 12-9pm in the Stamp Student Union Ticket Office. Please note that the majority of tickets will be reserved for students and are expected to go fast.

First Year Books are now available in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, 2411 Marie Mount Hall.