Research Conversations

The Hidden History of Jamaica, Queens
When Feb 07, 2013
from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Where Faculty Dining Room AC-2D03
Contact Name
Contact Phone 718 262 2543
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Carl Ballenas, Historian
Immaculate Conception School

Join historian Carl Ballenas as he takes us back to the early 1900's and reveals that current site of York College housed the first school for African American and Native American children. Learn the pivotal role this school played in the battle for battle for school desegregation in New York State.

Two Sessions

11am - 11:30am (Session I)

12:00pm - 12:30pm (Session II)