If you haven’t been at the U for at least five years, you may not know that we had the privilege to hear from U.S. Rep. John Lewis on campus in 2015.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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A recap of the 2020 MLK Week keynote address from Aisha Moodie-Mills.
Ahead of Martin Luther King Jr. Week at the U, the planning committee chair describes how they came up with the 2020 theme.
The U’s 35th annual MLK Week celebration features writer, community organizer and queer feminist Charlene Carruthers.
The 34th annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has become a platform to engage students, faculty, staff and community members in critical conversations around contemporary civil rights issues and issues surrounding race and racism in America.
U professor William A. Smith says his father’s work with MLK and Jesse Jackson influences his own academic and community service.
Groundbreaking sculpture by artist Edgar Arceneaux to be unveiled.
McArthur Genius Ta-Nehisi Coates delivers keynote address.
Hip-hop artist Talib Kweli to give keynote address.