Martin Luther King, JR. Celebration on campus 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