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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Nov 4, 2014

Rita Sanders Geier, former associate to the University of Tennessee chancellor and retired senior fellow at the Howard Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, will speak Friday about her involvement in desegregating the state of Tennessee’s higher education system and her experiences as an African American trailblazer making strides in the fields of civil rights, diversity and equal access to higher education. The presentation is a part of the Trailblazer Series sponsored by the school’s Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Commission for Blacks. It will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Hodges Library Auditorium.