Black Law Alumni Reception: Virgil D. Hawkins and The Struggle for Civil Rights at the University of Florida exhibit viewing
Location: UF Law, Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center foyer
Time: 5 – 6:30 p.m.
A new interactive exhibit at UF Law will be unveiled during this year’s Black Law Alumni Weekend. The exhibit, “The Legacy of Virgil D. Hawkins,” looks back at the struggle for equality at the University of Florida, noting memorable strides toward equality at UF beginning with Hawkins’ application for admission to UF Law in 1949.