What's up on campusBy CATHERINE CUSHING, Times Staff Writer
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published February 13, 2002
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Richard T. Dasher, member of the Academy of Senior Professionals at Eckerd College, will speak on Musical Dramas in History at 3 p.m. Friday at Lewis House. Dasher will focus on European operetta and the life and works of George Gershwin. This is the first in a series of lectures on the evolution of the Broadway musical. A $3 donation is suggested. Call 864-8834 for information.
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Robert W. Saunders Sr., a former NAACP field director, will speak on Continuing the Florida NAACP Legacy of Harry T. Moore at 2 p.m. Friday at the USF Tampa Library. Saunders replaced Moore in 1951, when Moore and his wife were assassinated by Ku Klux Klan members. This is part of a lecture series on the struggle for civil rights in Florida, sponsored by the USF Resource Center for History and Politics as part of Black History Month. Call (813) 974-7622 for information.
A lecture by Lawrence Ross on the History of African-American Fraternities and Sororities at 7 p.m. Friday at USF Tampa has been moved. The lecture will take place at the College of Business, Room 1100. Call (813) 974-8892 for information.
- Area universities and colleges offer educational lectures and programs open to the public. The Times lists these events in an occasional column. All events are free unless otherwise indicated. Send information at least two weeks in advance to Catherine Cushing, the Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731.
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