Thursday, April 10, 2014

“US DOJ Community Relations Service: Serving as America’s Peacemaker for 50 Years”

A Brown Bag Discussion with Grande H. Lum ’91

Director, Community Relations Service, U.S. Department of Justice

April 16, 2014   *   Noon   *   WCC 3008

Nominated in 2012 by President Obama, Grande H. Lum ’91 is Director of the Community Relations Service (CRS). Created by the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the CRS is the US DOJ’s “peacemaker” for community conflicts, tensions, and hate crimes arising from differences of race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.