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Martin Luther King, JR. Celebration on campus this week

36743_MLK2014_poster_12 18 (4)Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Begins this Week

 

The University community is invited to take part in this week’s exciting 2014 MLK Celebration events, featuring an all-new MLK Convocation format, which kicks off with a reception. The reception requires an R.S.V.P, so please click here to respond today if you plan to attend.

 

Tuesday, January 28

·         Memorial Marchat 2 p.m. through campus

·         Justice and Action Fairat 3:30 p.m. in the Barone Campus Center

·         Movie Screening: Lee Daniels’ The Butler at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Barone Campus Center

 

Thursday, January 30

Convocation events take place in the Regina A. Quick Center

·         Convocation Receptionat 5:30 p.m.

Note:  The reception replaces the Vision Awards Dinner. Today is the last day to RSVP for the Convocation Reception. Please click on this link to respond.

 

·         Pre-Convocation Performanceat 6 p.m. with The Glee Club’s Sweet Harmony and Bensonians

·         Convocationat 7 p.m. featuring Wil Haygood, author of The Butler, Vision Award Presentations, and Fairfield University/Connecticut Post Essay Contest Winners

Vision Award Winners: 

- Student: Eric Salgado ’14
- Faculty: Dr. Yohuru Williams, Faculty Member in Applied Ethics
- Staff: Jocelyn Collen, Campus Minister
- LaFarge Award: Todd Pelazza, Director, Department of Public Safety

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