Rosa Parks galvanized a movement when she refused to give up her seat on a bus. Shortly thereafter, Freedom Riders like Dr. Lafayette took to the interstate buses, exercising their federally recognized rights across the still-segregated South. He visits UAA on Thursday.
Student staff at the UAA Gear Room serve as excellent resources for your next big Alaska adventure. They’re knowledgeable on the gear, able to make repairs and recommendations, and equally itching to get outside themselves.