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Monday, June 27th, 2022


Magnolia Theater/BRCC

8:30-8:55—ReCAST Coalition Members & Service Providers Display Tables Set-up (Magnolia Gallery, Main Campus BRCC)

9:00-9:25—Video Presentation, featuring Dr. Plummer

9:26-9:30—Occasion, Professor Nero

9:31-9:36—Chancellor Willie Smith

9:37-9:41—Mayor Sharon Weston Broome

9:42-9:52—ReCAST Team Members/Dr. Plummer’s Family Representative

9:53-9:57AM—Dr. Carolyn Smith/Eric Baskin

9:58-10:03AM—Vice-Chancellor Philip Smith

10:04-10:08AM—Chris Blue, Season 12 Winner, The Voice

10:09-10:19AM—Introduction of Keynote Speaker, Elaine Karas, Co-founder, Trauma Institute

10:20-10:40AM—Elaine Karas

10:41-10:51AM—Bathroom Break

10:52-10:55AM—Introduction of Russ Terry

10:56AM-1:00PM—Russ Terry, Coach and Motivational Speaker

1:15-2:25PM—Book signing with Chancellor Smith, Vice-Chancellors, SGA Student Leaders, Lunch Provided/Magnolia Gallery/By Invitation Only

2:30p.m.- 5:00PMCommunity Townhall and Premiere of Musical Stage Play, “Trauma On This Land,” Written and Directed by Professor Clarence Nero and paying tribute to the millions of lives lost in the COVID-19 pandemic: Starring, Chris Blue, Season 12 Winner, The Voice, Actress Nicole Porche, I Got The Hook-Up 2, Marion Cook, American Idol Contestant, Joanna Hale-McGill, Billboard Gospel Recording Artist, Actor William Curtis Coppersmith, and BRCC’s very own, Dr. Tommy Morris, Director of Student Life. Open to BRCC Faculty, Staff, Students, and the General Public.

3:30-4:30PMPanel Discussion: How Safe are we at home? An open and honest Dialogue about how we are managing COVID-19, the threat of Mass Shootings, and keeping our children safe at school. Featuring Celebrity Host Tyressa Ty; Boo Milton, Owner "Cure with Love Strategies;" Mayor Sharon Weston Broome; Chancellor Willie Smith; and Lieutenant Howard.

4:30-5:00PMOne-on-One Discussion with Maxine Crump, Executive Director of Dialogue on Race Louisiana. in conversation with Actor Lamman Rucker on the legacy of Dr. Joyce Plummer and Addressing Mental Health in America (via Zoom)