Sojourn to the Past

Sojourn to the Past is a never-to-be-forgotten, ten-day journey of study along the path of the Civil Rights Movement in the American South. The moving classroom experience brings history to life as students visit the sites of the Civil Rights Movement, interact with the leaders who have devoted their lives to the struggle for social justice, and actually feel the lessons in a visceral way that cannot be captured in any textbook.

A Sojourn that Changes Student Perspectives

The journey is important not only for its historic value, but for teaching the real lessons of the Movement: tolerance, justice, compassion, hope, and non-violence, and for helping students recognize how they can relate these lessons to current human rights issues and incorporate these values into everyday life.
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