The Life and Legacy of César E. Chávez- LIB 100/201 APPROVED!
Civil Rights Leader, Cesar E. Chavez
Date and TimeMonday, March 24, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
- Kirkhof Center » RM 2263
Learn about the life of an American hero, Cesar Chavez. Born César Estrada Chávez on (March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993), Chavez was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers union, UFW). This presentation will discuss Chavez's life, his work, and how his legacy lives on today.
LIB 100/201-Learning Objectives
The Life and Legacy of César E. Chávez
- Participants will be reflect on the life and contributions of Cesar Chavez
- Participants will think critically on how Chavez impacted the way farm workers were treated and the impact on agricultural and economic policies
- Participants will analyze organizing strategies used by Chavez and their effectiveness and how they may be used today
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