Basheer JoneshostsRadio One Cleveland’s WERE NewsTalk 1490 WERE AM morning show, “Basheer Jones and Company.” Among his notable political interviews: President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and Vice President Joe Biden.
Jones is also amotivational speaker, spoken word artist, author, and mentor for the B.R.I.C.K program. (Brick stands for “Brotherhood, Respect, Intelligence, Conduct and Knowledge.”)
Basheer Jones will reflect on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his impact on the local African-American community. This program is part of the 2009-2010 Dr. Shirley S. Seaton Cultural Awareness Series, sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs.
John Carroll University
20700 North Park Boulevard
University Heights, OH 44118
D.J. Lombardo Student Center / Jardine Room
Monday, January 25, 2010, 7 p.m.
Office of Multicultural Affairs