Webcast: The Historic Impact of Henry B. Gonzalez
Replay videos of two events commemorating the Henry B. Gonzalez Centennial.
10:30 a.m. Tribute News Conference at Central Library. Speakers included:
- The Honorable Joaquin Castro, House of Representatives, 20th Congressional District of Texas
- The Honorable Charles Gonzalez, Former House of Representatives, 20th Congressional District of Texas
- The Honorable Shirley Gonzales, San Antonio City Council, District 5
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. The Historic Impact of Henry B. Gonzalez on Politics and Public Policy.
Hosted by the UTSA Office for Community Services and the College of Public Policy, this panel discussion is free and open to the public. Those who wish to attend the event at the UTSA Downtown Campus Aula Canaria Lecture Hall (BV 1.328) should click here to RSVP.
Panelists and topics included:
- Lionel Sosa - Henry B.: A child of the revolution--the social, cultural and political environment of the Mexican community in San Antonio in the early 20th century
- Gene Rodriguez - Henry B: A brief profile of his career
- Dr. Henry Flores - Henry B.: Reflections on his impact on the politics of the city, state and nation
- Dr. Henry Cisneros - Henry B.: Reflections on his impact on the public policies of the city, state and nation
- The Honorable Charles Gonzalez - Henry B: Reflections by the son who replaced him in Congress
Dr. Francine Romero will moderate the distinguished panel.
Thanks to the generous support of the UTSA College of Public Policy, San Antonio Public Library, Max Navarro, Jane Macon and from viewers like you, anyone can watch these events live or replay the video later right here on this page.
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