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APSU hosts portion of NAACP state conference

Austin Peay State University will host a portion of the 62nd Annual NAACP State Convention and Civil Rights Conference.

The NAACP is an acronym for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

The dates of the conference are Sept. 25-27, Thursday through Saturday, although only the Saturday, Sept. 27 session will be held at APSU in the Morgan University Center.
Austin Peay State University will host a portion of the 62nd Annual NAACP State Convention and Civil Rights Conference.

The NAACP is an acronym for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

The dates of the conference are Sept. 25-27, Thursday through Saturday, although only the Saturday, Sept. 27 session will be held at APSU in the Morgan University Center.

The Saturday session of the conference begins at 7:30 a.m. with a breakfast for W. I. N. (Women in the NAACP) and the youth. After breakfast, the conference continues with a variety of workshops for both adults and youth. At noon there will be an awards luncheon followed by more workshops. The evening concludes with the Freedom Awards Banquet beginning at 6:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Kathleen Evans, (931) 221-1242. -- Barry Williams