Ernest Green

Ernest Green and MSU Dean Prabu David on stage
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

During the 2018 MSU Homecoming festivities, WKAR hosted a special film screening of The Road to Little Rock and a one-on-one conversation with Grand Marshal Ernest Green and Prabu David, MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences dean. 

Ernest Green
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Ernest Green, a civil rights icon, will be the grand marshal of this evening’s Michigan State University homecoming parade. 


On this edition of Current State: New pipeline protection plans; Bird Scooters land on sidewalks & impound lots; MSU students rally for Indonesia; Little Rock Nine member Ernest Green; Studying political polarization 1973-now; Plastics in our Great Lakes; dental health and a Jackson teacher's "Random Act of Kindness."

  

MSU homecoming parade
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Homecoming Grand Marshal Ernest Green leads Michigan State into homecoming week by sharing his story of unwavering courage and by attending MSU homecoming events.

WKAR Presents The Road to Little Rock Screening and Conversation with Ernest Green
Courtesy / The Road to Little Rock

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2pm-3pm in WKAR Studio A | Join WKAR and MSU for a special screening of The Road to Little Rock and conversation with Ernest Green!

high school building
flickr/Adam Bartlett

A Michigan State University alum who was at the center of a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights Movement will be this year’s MSU Homecoming Grand Marshal.