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Through the Banks of the Red Cedar Chicago Area Premiere

  • Sheraton Grand Chicago 301 E North Water St Chicago, IL (map)

Award-winning documentary, Through the Banks of the Red Cedar, Area Premiere at the 2019 GEM Annual Conference weekend sponsored by 3M.

About this Event

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.

Join filmmaker Maya Washington and her father, Minnesota Vikings Legend Gene Washington, for a screening and Q&A discussion of Maya's documentary Through the Banks of the Red Cedar .

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

Time: 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM CT

Location: Sheraton Grand Chicago, Michigan AB, Level 2 (Meeting Room Level)

Attire: Business Casual

Parking: Local attendees may choose to use public transportation or ride share services, or park at the hotel for a fee.

Space is limited!

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