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    • University press releases, November 2000

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from November 2000 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 031, number 01

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 031, number 01, published on 7/3/2006. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Iberia Hampton video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969;...
    • Iberia Hampton is the mother of murdered Illinois Black Panther Party Chairman Fred Hampton, as well as Dee and Bill Hampton. Throughout her life she has been active within her church and the community. Along with Bill Hampton and the board, Mrs....
    • Forum, volume 023, number 29

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 023, number 29, published on 3/8/1999. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Forum, volume 032, number 29

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 032, number 29, published on 2/25/2008. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Patricia Devine-Reed video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Urban renewal--Illinois--Chicago;...
    • Patricia Devine-Reed was the leader of the Concerned Citizens of Lincoln Park (later called the Concerned Citizens Survival Front of Lincoln Park), the first group to protest urban renewal plans on the grounds that Puerto Ricans and African...
    • Steven Sapp video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Black Panther Party; Arts,...
    • Steven Sapp was born and raised in South Bronx, New York City. He earned his BA degree at Bard College and is married to Mildred Ruiz-Sapp of the Universes Theatre Ensemble. Together, Mr. Sapp and Ms. Ruiz-Sapp co-founded THE POINT, a community...
    • Billy “Che” Brooks video interview and transcripts

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969;...
    • Billy “Che” Brooks is Deputy Minister of Education of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense (BPP) and Director of YouthLAB@1521 through the Better Boys Foundation. In 1969, Mr. Brooks was very close to Chairman Fred Hampton who was the main...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero video interview and transcript, interview 2

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Mexican Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Mexican...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero was born in Mexico. In the late 1950s and early 1960s he lived in Lincoln Park on Dayton Street. Later his family moved to the Lakeview Neighborhood near Wrigley Field. Mr. Rivero became one of the original members of the...
    • University press releases, April 2010

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from April 2010 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero video interview and transcript, interview 1

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Mexican Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Mexican...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero was born in Mexico. In the late 1950s and early 1960s he lived in Lincoln Park on Dayton Street. Later his family moved to the Lakeview Neighborhood near Wrigley Field. Mr. Rivero became one of the original members of the...
    • University press releases, January 2006

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from January 2006 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 031, number 06

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 031, number 06, published on 9/5/2006. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Bill Hampton video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969;...
    • Bill Hampton is a former Chicago public school teacher and the brother of Fred Hampton, Deputy Chairman of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party who was murdered by a special police squad in an early morning raid on December 4, 1969. Bill...
    • David Lemieux video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Police-community...
    • David (pronounced "Daveed") Lemieux joined the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party in the spring of 1969. At age 16, he was the second youngest member of that Chapter. He was a "rank and file" member and functioned in all BPP activities...
    • Wanda Ross video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Black Panther Party....
    • Wanda Ross grew up in Chicago, the granddaughter of migrants from the southern United States. Shortly after she began college, she started attending political education classes taught by “Teach” of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense (BPP)....
    • University press releases, February 2001

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from February 2001 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 029, number 15

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 029, number 15, published on 11/8/2004. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • University press releases, February 2006

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from February 2006 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Melvin Lewis video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Black Panther Party....
    • Melvin Lewis was born in Chicago but today lives in Fayetteville, North Carolina. His parents live in Maywood, Illinois. This is the same town where Fred Hampton of the Black Panther Party (BPP) grew up. It is also where, at Maywood’s City Hall,...

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