Mr. David "Sonny" Lacks, son of Henrietta Lacks, will visit campus on Wednesday, October 26 at 4:00 pm in the Hoff Theatre. The program is hosted by Professor Lee Thornton from the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, along with Professor Stephen Thomas from the Center for Health Equity at the University of Maryland.
The 2011-2012 First Year Book is "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot. For more information, please see www.fyb.umd.edu/hela.
Sponsored by the First Year Book program and William L. Thomas Omicron Delta Kappa Lecture.