Hamline News

Nocella & Students Attend Rally

On Thursday March 29, 2012, Dr. Anthony J. Nocella II, visiting professor in the Hamline School of Education, leading scholar in critical urban education, and associate of the Center for Excellence in Urban Teaching, took more than twenty Hamline University students with Save the Kids, the Institute for Hip Hop Knowledge, the Hip Hop Collective, Pride, and a number of other student groups to the Trayvon Martin Rally held at the University of Minnesota, where students, community organizers, and professors spoke out against racial injustice. More than 5,000 people of all ages and ethnicities attended the rally.