Dominican University hosts lecture by Congressman Danny K.
River Forest-Dominican University will host Congressman Danny
Davis, representative from Illinois' 7th Congressional
District, for a lecture on the effects of the presidential
election and U.S. policies on Africa.
The lecture will be held on Thursday, November 8, from 2:30
to 3:30 p.m. in the Bluhm Lecture Hall, Room 108, Parmer
Hall, on Dominican's Main Campus, 7900 West Division
Street, River Forest.
Davis has represented the 7th Congressional District of
Illinois since 1996. He currently serves on the Oversight and
Government Reform Committee and on the Homeland Security
The lecture is sponsored by Dominican's Black World
Studies program. The Black World Studies major provides
students with a multicultural and international education.
Part of Dominican's interdisciplinary studies, the
program draws from several disciplines including social
sciences, natural sciences, humanities, fine arts and
For more information, contact Nkuzi Nnam, PhD, director of
Black World Studies, at (708) 524-6952 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1901, Dominican University is a comprehensive,
coeducational Catholic institution offering undergraduate
programs and master's degrees through the Graduate School
of Library and Information Science, the Brennan School of
Business, the School of Education, the Graduate School of
Social Work, and the School of Professional and Continuing
Studies, as well as a doctorate in library science. In the
2013 issue of America's Best Colleges, U.S. News & World
Report ranked Dominican University in the top 20 Midwest
master's level universities and one of the Midwest's
"Great Schools at a Great Price."