Rise: Honoring a Dream
Discussion Group


Join us for an intimate conversation with Ambassador J. Steven Rhodes.  He served as the former ambassador for Zimbabwe and was a key contributor in establishing the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday.  Come hear how ethics and leadership have shaped his life’s work.

  • Welcome and introductions (10 minutes)
  • Guest Lecture – Ambassador Rhodes (45 minutes)
  • Questions and conversations (20 minutes)
  • Closing remarks and thank you message

All are encouraged to attend participate in this inspirational event.

The event will be held in LAC, P Bldg. Courtyard. Gourmet Coffee, tea, and dessert bar is the planned menu for the event.

For Accommodations: 72 hours prior to the event, (562) 938-4558 (voice), (562) 353-4217 (videophone), & DSPS-staff@lbcc.edu // Sign Language Interpreting-Communication Access Realtime Translation: 5 business days prior to the event, contact Event Lead & Stephanie Bonales at sbonales@lbcc.edu or (562) 938-4918 *requests are based on provider availability*