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Diversity and Inclusion

“Matters that Matter” with Rev. Cornell William Brooks

July 23, 2020 at 7:00pm8:00pm EDT

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The Rev. Cornell William Brooks of Harvard University, former president and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), will join Hendricks Chapel Dean Brian Konkol for a virtual conversation on Thursday, July 23, at 7 p.m. ET. Rev. Brooks and Konkol’s discussion will focus on social change, religious communities, and human rights around the country and world.

This will be the sixth installment of “Matters that Matter: A Conversation Series from Hendricks Chapel,” a virtual series hosted by Hendricks Chapel on Facebook Live that brings local and national thought leaders together in conversation about critical matters facing society. Learn more at

Hendricks Chapel’s conversation with Rev. Brooks can be viewed on Facebook Live on Hendricks Chapel’s Facebook page and is free and available to all.

Rev. Brooks currently serves as the Hauser Professor of the Practice of Nonprofit Organizations and professor of the practice of public leadership and social justice at the Harvard Kennedy School.  He is also director of The William Monroe Trotter Collaborative for Social Justice at the Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership and visiting professor of the practice of prophetic religion and public leadership at Harvard Divinity School. Learn more about Rev. Brooks in this SU News article.

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This event was published on July 15, 2020.

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