TCC Black History Month Celebration Keynote Speaker Michael Tubbs
From February 26, 2014 until February 26, 2014
Wednesday, February 26 6 PM
Community activist Michael Tubbs is the keynote speaker for Tidewater Community College’s Black History Month celebration.
Tubbs will speak on Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. in the Roper Performing Arts Center. A reception begins at 5 p.m., and dessert will be served following the program. His appearance, which is sponsored by the TCC Office for Intercultural Learning, is free and open to the public.
Tubbs will talk about his life journey and humble beginnings. He was born to a teen mother and incarcerated father. With grit and determination, he climbed out of poverty to become a community leader and was elected in 2012 to the Stockton (Calif.) City Council at the age of 21, making him the city’s youngest ever council member and one of the youngest elected officials in the nation.
This event is free and open to the public