Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS

Hampshire College Student Zilong Wang Participating in Student Freedom Ride from D.C. to New Orleans
by Julian Feller-Cohen

AMHERST – To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original Freedom Rides, Hampshire College student Zilong Wang will join 39 other college students on a 10-day trip from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, tracing the path of the Freedom Rides.

The Student Freedom Ride coincides with the release of Freedom Riders, a film by director Stanley Nelson, premiering on PBS’ American Experience on May 16. Read more…


0 responses. Leave a Reply

  1. 2011 Student Freedom Ride


    Be the first to leave a comment!

Comments are closed.