Queens College President Frank Wu: "Diversity and Democracy: What Would You Have Done During WWII?"

APR 23, 2021 | 3:00 PM TO 4:30 PM

Dr. Frank Wu

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Online Event

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April 23, 2021: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM

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Free

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The Office of Academic Initiatives and Strategic Innovation

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Join Dr. Frank Wu, in his discussion about "Diversity and Democracy: What Would You Have Done During WWII?"  followed by a Q&A session. 

This is an online event. Please register online to participate via Zoom.

Frank H. Wu, President of Queens College, received a BA from the Johns Hopkins University, his JD with honors from the University of Michigan and completed the Management Development Program of the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Wu is a recipient of the John Hope Franklin Award and the Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien Award, among other honors, and recently made history by becoming the first American-born son of Chinese immigrants to be named President at a CUNY institution. 

Wu is the author of Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White, and co-author of Race, Rights and Reparation: Law and the Japanese American Internment, which received the single greatest grant from the Civil Liberties Public Education Fund. He blogged regularly for six years at Huffington Post, and his work has appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, The Guardian, LA Times, Detroit Free Press, San Francisco Chronicle, Chronicle of Higher Education, and National Law Journal. He had a regular column in The Daily Journal, the legal newspaper of California.