The Division of Diversity, Inclusion, and Civic Engagement invites you to attend our Master Class event, featuring Sylvia Mendez.
What are Master Classes?
The Rutgers University-Camden Division of Diversity, Inclusion, and Civic Engagement (DICE) Master Class series is a social and cultural capacity building education initiative led by renowned experts in the subject of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
About Sylvia Mendez
Sylvia Mendez is a civil rights activist and US Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient.
About this Master Class Session
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Sylvia Mendez will facilitate a master class that highlights her pivotal experience at the young age of nine, as an instrumental part of the landmark Mendez v. Westminster School District (1947) lawsuit that paved the way for Brown v. Board of Education (1954) and ended school segregation in California.
Click here to enroll for the Master Class.