Dr. Yusef Salaam

October 22, 2019
Dr. Yusef Salaam and Margot Gill in the Wadsworth House parlor

Dr. Yusef Salaam, an inspirational speaker and justice reform advocate best known as one of "The Central Park Five", spoke at an event sponsored by the Harvard College Project for Justice and The Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations. Prior to the event, the University Marshal Margot Gill and the Director of BGLTQ Student Life and Acting Director of the Harvard Foundation Sheehan Scarborough welcomed him at Wadsworth House. Photo credits: Michelle Jay and the Harvard Foundation.

Sheehan Scarborough presents Dr. Salaam with a gift
Dr. Salaam signs the university guest book

Dr. Salaam's message in the university guest book
Text of message: "Thank you for the lessons. Thank you for the Blessings. Life has a way of preparing you to become what's needed and the clarity of that becomes revealed only by time. Keep shining your light in this world. Yusef Salaam"