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Other UAB Events:
Please see: UAB's Main Civil Rights Page
The Alys Stephens Center presents:Evolution, Thursday, September 19, 2013, 7:00 p.m. Eric Essix will perform songs from his landmark 20th recording titled Evolution, which commemorates the 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church.
A More Convenient Season, Saturday, September 21, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Yotam Haber, internationally-known composer; this will be the world premiere of his commissioned program, featuring the Alabama Symphony Orchestra, led by guest conductor Damon Gupton, and the 16th Street Baptist Church Choir, combined with children from across Birmingham, led by choral director, Rev. Kevin Turner.
The Birmingham Business Project – 50th Anniversary(Then- 1963, Now- 2013)
October 10, 2013
16th Street Baptist Church: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Dr. Eric Jack, Dean of UAB School of Business: Welcome
- Dr. George Munchus & Ms. Laura Weems Tull:
Presentation of Awards to AMA & SHRM
- Mr. Nathan Oliver & Ms. Kristin Johnston Chapleau:
Recognition of Students in Birmingham Business Project
Introduction of Keynote Speaker
- Keynote Address:
Chief Judge Solomon Oliver
Northern District of Ohio
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute: 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Reception in the Rotunda Room
Vulcan Park and Museum Event:A Place of Our Own: The Fourth Avenue District, Civil Rights, and the Rise of Birmingham's Black Middle Class
On view April 12-September 30, 2013