Completion of the Black Panther Series

Posted by Emily Bishop
The office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion presents Completion of the Black Panther Series for Black History Month. This Lyceum will be on Monday February 28th 2022 at 7:30pm via Zoom.

DEI travels to New York City to visit Black Panthers: Mr. Bill “BJ” Johnson and Ms. Yasmeen Sutton from the Corona Queens Branch of the BPP. They will be speaking about their experiences with the Black Panther Party and what they do currently in the Black Panther Party. This event will be broadcasted live from the New York Black Panther Party Library in Corona Queens. DEI will also be meeting with Ms. Yasmeen Sutton and Mr. Bill “BJ” Johnson the Saturday before to take pictures and videos of some historical places that the Black Panther Party were apart of making and the projects they started or helped build up that are still running today.



Hi there,

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Feb 28, 2022 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Completion of the Black Panther Series (BJ Johnson & Yasmeen Majid)

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://ehcmeeting.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_A4zQqL2FQ1CZl1rKVU-_7w

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  • Mr. Bill “BJ” Johnson, Black Panther in the Corona Queens Branch  Portrait by Bryan Shih, author of “The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution”
    Bryan Shih
  • Ms. Yasmeen Sutton, Black Panther in the Corona Queens Branch Portrait by Bryan Shih, author of “The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution”
    Bryan Shih

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  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1345-emory-henry-ushers-in-new-academic-year-with"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.jpg" alt="Emory & Henry campus" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,1800/8459_50200549542_74a8c92faf_o.rev.1597852029.jpg 3x" data-max-w="3200" data-max-h="1800" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1345-emory-henry-ushers-in-new-academic-year-with">Emory & Henry ushers in new academic year with focus on inclusion</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> As some students return to the campus of Emory & Henry College and most start their studies remotely due to the global pandemic, concerns for social justice, diversity, equity and inclusion remain at the forefront of dialogue on campus as well as in the country. <a href="/live/news/1345-emory-henry-ushers-in-new-academic-year-with" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1854-the-office-of-diversity-equity-inclusion"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/116/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,700,840/9867_2500.rev.1621974265.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,700,840/9867_2500.rev.1621974265.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,700,840/9867_2500.rev.1621974265.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/116/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,700,840/9867_2500.rev.1621974265.jpg" alt="George Floyd art" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,700,840/9867_2500.rev.1621974265.jpg 2x" data-max-w="700" data-max-h="840" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1854-the-office-of-diversity-equity-inclusion">The Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Reflects on the Anniversary of the Death of George Floyd</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Today marks the anniversary of the death of George Floyd who was killed by a police officer in Minneapolis. We have witnessed a year of sustained political unrest as Mr. Floyd’s death brought international attention and global protest against police brutality.</span> <a href="/live/news/1854-the-office-of-diversity-equity-inclusion" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>