Crime, Justice and Public Safety
7:55 am
Wed September 11, 2013

UNI Panel Explores Racial Questions in Trayvon Martin Case

George Zimmerman leaves court with his family after a jury found him not guilty in the murder of Trayvon Martin, in Sanford, Fla., on July 14.
Credit Joe Burbank / AP
An interview with Dr. Michael Blackwell of the University of Northern Iowa.

 Dr. Michael Blackwell, the University of Northern Iowa's Director for Multicultural Education, joins IPR's Sarah McCammon to preview a panel discussion at UNI on the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case.

UNI’s American Democracy Project is sponsoring the discussion beginning at 4 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, in Maucker Union, University Room, on the UNI campus.