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UNIV101 Presents: Race, Policing, and Activism

Flyer for UNIV101 Presents: Race, Policing, and Activism featuring Jerry Blackwell, lead prosecutor for the Derek Chauvin trial. A photo of Blackwell lines the right side of the graphic.
Monday, September 20, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerry Blackwell, Trina Jones, H. Timothy Lovelace Jr.
UNIV101 Presents

Please join Professors H. Timothy Lovelace, Duke Law's John Hope Franklin Research Scholar and Professor of Law, and Trina Jones, Duke Law's Jerome M. Culp Distinguished Professor of Law, and Director of the Center on Law, Race, and Politics, for a discussion with Jerry W. Blackwell, founding partner and chairman of Blackwell Burke P.A. in Minneapolis, and member of the special prosecutor team that successfully tried and convicted Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd. This event is the first in the "UNIV101 Presents" speaker series, and is open to students, faculty, staff, and non-Duke affiliated community members.

Please register for the webinar here:

Sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Education, Duke Council on Race & Ethnicity (DCORE), and Duke Law's Center on Law, Race, and Politics.

For more information, please contact Theo Cai ( or Leanna Doty (

Contact: Theo Cai