Friday, March 29, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
In 1963 Michigan State Head Coach Duffy Daugherty gave 23 African American young men the opportunity of a lifetime. The daughter of football legend Gene Washington uncovers how the first fully-integrated college football team in America changed the game forever.
From 6p-7p Filmmaker Maya Washington and her father Gene Washington will join Global Sport Institute CEO, Kenneth Shropshire for a special discussion prior to the rooftop screening of the documentary.
Following the discussion the film will be shown (approximately one hour) and then Maya & Gene Washington will rejoin us for a Q & A session with the audience to close out the night.
EVENT TICKETS (free) : Eventbrite
Note: The screening and discussion is part of the 2019 Global Sport Summit. Both summit attendees and non-attendees are welcome to attend. Summit attendees can register for the event within their summit registration.
Official Film Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1TKixZqA4Q