Lunch and Discussion with A&S Distinguished Alumni Honoree Gloria Newton Logsdon

Friday, February 21, 2020 11:00am to 12:30pm

Distinguished alum Gloria Newton Logsdon will host a lunch discussion Fri. Feb. 21 11:00 in Middlebush

The Department of Sociology will be hosting a reception and discussion with 2020 A&S Distinguished Alumni Honoree, Gloria Newton Logsdon on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 from 11:00-12:30. She will discuss of her life at Mizzou, her and her husband's work as activists in Columbia and Kansas City during the 1960's. As the president of NAACP's Kansas City Young Adult Council, she helped lead other civil rights groups as a college student at the University of Missouri and later worked with Medgar Evers. A light lunch will be provided.