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In Tribute of a Civil Rights Legend


Named in honor of Civil Rights legend,
Dorothy Cotton, The Dorothy Cotton Institute advances the

KNOWING,
SHARING and
PROTECTION of
Human Rights

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Thu Dec 07

Dorothy Cotton Institute 2017 Annual Gala Celebrating International Human Rights Day

Sun Oct 22

Program to Honor Dr. James Turner and Dean Janice Turner

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5th annual Dorothy Cotton Institute Gala–Dec. 7th!

Thursday, December 7th, 6-9:30 pm At the Statler Hotel, Carrier Ballroom on Cornell’s Campus (free valet parking available) Special Guest Speaker will be Reverend Carolyn McKinstry. A life long member of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, Carolyn was present on Septemb

Program to Honor Dr. James Turner and Dean Janice Turner

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, Ujamaa Residential College and the Cornell University Black Alumni Association will hold a recognition program to honor the achievements and legacy of Dr James Turner and Janice Turner. This program will begin at 10:00 am in the Ujamaa Main Lounge. Your help to publici

Teens Lead at Work

  The Midstate Council for Occupational Safety and Health held a 2-day training of trainers in Ithaca: Teens Lead @ Work Led by Kirby Edmonds and Laura Branca, eight local teens have been trained to lead important workshops for young employees The Midstate COSH trainers will train fellow teenag