UMW Today Articles

Below are articles relating to James Farmer courtesy of UMW Today magazine, the University of Mary Washington alumni magazine published in Fredericksburg, VA. Some links will take you to large, high-resolution scans of the article. Please be patient while waiting for them to load.

UMW Today Articles

Summer 1985

“James Farmer: Visiting Professor”

Summer 1986

“The Historic Struggle for Racial Equality”

Fall 1987

“Commencement 1987”

Summer 1988

“James Farmer Scholars Program”

Summer 1989

“Martin Luther King Day Commemoration”

Winter 1997

“1997 Commencement”

Summer 1998

“A Living Legend at MWC”

“The Awarding of the Presidential Medal of Freedom to James Farmer”

Philip L. Hall, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty at MWC, witnesses and recounts this historic event.

Fall 1999

“A Tribute to James Farmer”

Summer 2001

“A Great Moment at Mary Washington College”

Summer 2003

“James Farmer Program in Human Rights”

Winter 2008

“Lay Bare the Legacy: Mary Washington Revels in its Enduring Link to Late Civil Rights leader James Farmer”