Join Us for the “Staying Resilient: Remembering George Floyd in the Midst of Adversity” Event with Attorney General Keith Ellison

Published on: May 3, 2024

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Staying Resilient: Remembering George Floyd in the Midst of Adversity

We are thrilled to extend a special invitation to you for an upcoming event that promises to be both enlightening and empowering. Join us for a systemwide collaboration event featuring Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison, titled “Staying Resilient: Remembering George Floyd in the Midst of Adversity.”

Date & Time:

Friday, May 3, 2024

9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. (Central Time)

This event will be a hybrid experience, allowing participants to attend either in person or via Zoom. Attorney General Keith Ellison will be speaking live from the system office in St. Paul and also streaming his address via Zoom.

Attorney General Keith Ellison will delve into the current state of affairs in our country, highlighting the challenges and opportunities for progress amidst adversity. In the wake of George Floyd’s tragic murder and the subsequent trial of Derek Chauvin, Ellison will explore how these events have catalyzed a national conversation about justice, equality, and the imperative need to strengthen our multiracial democracy.

Through his insightful commentary, Ellison will shed light on the various fronts of backlash against the hard-won advancements towards greater freedom and justice for all Americans. His address will serve as a call to action for individuals and communities to come together in solidarity and commitment to building a more just and equitable society.

Registration Details:

For those interested in attending via Zoom, registration is required. Please secure your virtual seat by registering at the following link: Zoom Registration Link.

For a select number of attendees who prefer an in-person experience, we have limited seats available at the system office in St. Paul. To reserve your spot, please email Ka at ka.yang@minnstate.edu.

Don’t miss this opportunity to engage in a thought-provoking dialogue with Attorney General Keith Ellison and fellow participants from across our system and community. Together, let’s reaffirm our commitment to resilience, justice, and unity!

 

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