Heartland Events

Booker T. Washington Symposium

Arthur P. Rubloff Building
375 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
June 05, 2006, 2:00 AM - 5:00 PM

On June 4-6, 2006, the preeminent event in the country celebrating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Booker T. Washington will take place in Chicago. Leading scholars and leaders from business, politics, and civic organizations will speak before audiences of hundreds of people. National media attention and publications will carry the message to millions of people.

Buffet breakfasts will be served on Monday and Tuesday at the Chicago Athletic Club. Lunches will be held at the Union League Club (Monday) and The Metropolitan Club (Tuesday). Dinners will be held at the Chicago Athletic Association (Sunday), DuSable Museum of African-American History (Monday), and aboard the Spirit of Chicago cruising Lake Michigan on Sunday.

Free panel discussions, open to the public, will be held Monday and Tuesday at the Arthur Rubloff Building on Northwestern University's downtown campus.

The price indicated is for the full package of 7 meals and represents a 50 percent discount off meals purchased individually. To purchase meals individually, click HERE to download the PDF registration form.