Week 4

2022 High School Online Programs

Week 4
July 25 – 29

Manufacturing Constituencies: Race and Redistricting in North Carolina

Study the development of voting rights in This case explores the history of redistricting and gerrymandering in the United States, with a particular focus on how redistricting has affected the voting strength of African American communities in the South. The case ends in 1993, when the Supreme Court had to determine whether North Carolina’s congressional district plan, which allegedly grouped voters by race, was a good-faith effort to comply with the Voting Rights Act or an unconstitutional racial gerrymander.

DateTimeSchedule
Monday, August 11:00-3:00 pm ETClass
Tuesday, August 21:00-3:00 pm ETClass
Wednesday, August 31:00-2:00 pm ET
2:00-3:00 pm ET
Class
Guest Speaker
Thursday, August 41:00-3:00 pm ET
7:00-8:00 pm ET
Class
Trivia night (optional)
Friday, August 51:00-3:00 pm ETCase Discussion

Time Commitment

Typically, all synchronous class sessions are from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT, Monday through Friday.

Tuition

Tuition for each one-week session is $95. Scholarships are available on a need basis.