Annual African American Heritage Celebration to focus on education
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The Seventeenth Annual Federal Courthouse African American Heritage Celebration will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 15. The speaker for this year’s event will be Dr. Saundra McGuire, Professor of Chemistry and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Learning, Teaching and Retention at LSU.
The theme of this year’s program will focus on “Continuing the Legacy of Education: From the Past to the Present to into the Future.”
Along with the lecture there will be a live music performance by Leroy Pero and Don Gros.
The event is free and open to the public and will begin at 1:00 p.m. It will be held in Courtroom 1 on the third floor of the Russell B. Long Federal Building and Courthouse.