Geneseo History Major Involved in Major Digital Project on the Civil Rights Movement

For the past year, Geneseo Senior Todd Christensen has been working on the new online exhibit “One Person, One Vote: The Legacy of SNCC and the Fight for Voting Rights” through an internship with the SNCC Legacy Project based at Duke University. The website went live today and is full of valuable resources on the civil rights movement:

Todd is from Cazenovia, New York, and has been working with Professor Emilye Crosby for the past four years.  His senior honors thesis, which focused on the Mississippi Freedom Schools, connected to the SNCC Legacy Project.  You can read more about Todd’s work here.
Todd was also interviewed for the 15 March “Rochester in Focus” program on WHEC-TV 10.  The video of Todd’s segment is available here.

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