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January 23, 2019
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Wesleyan University's Crowell Concert Hall
50 Wyllys Avenue
Middletown, CT 06457
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2019 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Ceremony

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

At the start of every Spring semester, we come together as a community to honor the civil rights legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This year’s MLK Commemoration will be held on Wednesday, January 23rd from 12:15 pm -1:15 pm in Crowell Concert Hall, followed by a reception in Beckham Hall. This year our keynote speaker will be award-winning author and Associate Professor of Educational Theory & Practice at the University of Georgia, Dr. Bettina Love. Dr. Love is one of the field’s most esteemed educational researchers in the area of Hip Hop education and is the author of the book We Want To Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom (Beacon Press). All are invited to attend; no RSVP is needed.