HAMDEN — Quinnipiac University will conduct a program to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation on Monday Feb. 18 (President’s Day) beginning at 7 p.m.. in the Buckman Theater on campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave.
Panel members will include:
— William Dunlap, professor of law and expert on the Emancipation Proclamation and 13th Amendment
— Marilyn Ford, professor of law, Quinnipiac University
— The Rev. Robert Perry Pastor of Union Baptist Church, Stamford and former president of the Connecticut Convention of Baptist Churches
— James Rawlings – President NAACP, New Haven chapter
The event is free and open to the public.