Brown v. Board of Education, Commemorative Dinner Speech
Sharon “Nyota” Tucker was the first African-American female law graduate at UGA and is now an assistant professor at Albany State University. She was the keynote speaker at a commemorative dinner which concluded a day of activities recognizing the importance of the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education.
Prior to becoming a professor, Professor Tucker worked at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund in San Francisco and Georgia Legal Services in Albany, and served as an attorney in private practice. In 1991, she was selected as a Fulbright-Hays Fellow and traveled to southern Africa to study social and economic changes in that region of the world.
Tucker, Sharon N., "Brown v. Board of Education, Commemorative Dinner Speech" (2004). Other Lectures and Presentations. 19.