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Model for Lawson’s Sculpture Featured at Penn State Fayette | Local News

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, hosted American sculptor Vinnie Bagwell at the Maggie Hardy Auditorium to showcase a 1/3 scale model of what will be a life-size bronze sculpture of the prominent civil rights activist , Reverend James Lawson Jr.

The campus, in partnership with the Eberly Foundation, expects the project to be completed by the end of 2023, where it will take up permanent residence in the school library. Lawson, who joined Friday’s event remotely from his home in California. Penn State Fayette plans to invite Lawson to visit campus for the official unveiling of the sculpture.