SSI Brings "The Loyola Project" film to Wexner Center for the Arts

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Loyola Project
March 10, 2022
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Wexner Center for the Arts

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Add to Calendar 2022-03-10 19:00:00 2022-03-10 22:00:00 SSI Brings "The Loyola Project" film to Wexner Center for the Arts Ohio State is honored to be part of the screening series in support of the new film "The Loyola Project," which focuses on the 1963 National Championship Loyola Ramblers who changed the game of college basketball during the height of the civil rights era. The team overcame numerous racial issues on the road to becoming champions on the court and in the community. The film is narrated by Loyola basketball captain and Final Four team member Lucas Williamson. A conversation about race and athletics, and other issues broached in the film, will follow. Sports and Society is partnering with Ohio State Athletics, Ohio State's Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the Wexner Center for the Arts to bring this special film event to our campus community.  Please join us!    Wexner Center for the Arts Sports and Society Initiative sportssociety@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Ohio State is honored to be part of the screening series in support of the new film "The Loyola Project," which focuses on the 1963 National Championship Loyola Ramblers who changed the game of college basketball during the height of the civil rights era. The team overcame numerous racial issues on the road to becoming champions on the court and in the community.

The film is narrated by Loyola basketball captain and Final Four team member Lucas Williamson.

A conversation about race and athletics, and other issues broached in the film, will follow.

Sports and Society is partnering with Ohio State Athletics, Ohio State's Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the Wexner Center for the Arts to bring this special film event to our campus community. 

Please join us!