Speaker Series: Bakari Sellers

Speaker Series: Bakari Sellers

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Tirey Hall, Tilson Auditorium

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Bakari Sellers made history in 2006 when, at just 22-years old, he defeated a 26-year incumbent State Representative to become the youngest member of the South Carolina state legislature and the youngest African American elected official in the nation. In 2014 he was the Democratic Nominee for Lt. Governor in the state of South Carolina. Sellers will be giving a presentation on "Education, Civil Rights and Equality: Cornerstones For Our Future".