10/18/19 – Rucker Johnson: Children of the Dream Book Talk
Rucker C Johnson, Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, will be giving a talk about his new book, Children of the Dream: Why School Integration Works in the Mason Hall auditorium on the Hopkins Homewood campus on Friday, October 18 from 5:30-7pm. Professor Johnson’s new book utilizes a variety of data and longitudinal studies to show that, contrary to the popular narrative, school integration worked and benefited children of all racial backgrounds. Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott and Cristina Duncan Evans, the Chair of the Teacher Chapter of the Baltimore Teachers Union Executive Board, will serve as a respondent. A reception with light refreshments will follow the talk along with a book signing with Professor Johnson. Please RSVP here.