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MLK Lecture and Awards Ceremony

February 22, 2022

The MLK Lecture and Awards Ceremony has featured such speakers as journalist Soledad O’Brien, Attorney General Loretta Lynch, former NAACP President/activist Benjamin Jealous, professor/author/radio host Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, social activist/author/co-creator of #BlackLivesMatter Patrisse Cullors, and many more since its … Continued

University/Community MLK Memorial Banquet

February 20, 2022

(This event was originally scheduled for January 16 but was postponed due to concerns about inclement weather creating power outages and internet interruption) The University/Community MLK Memorial Banquet features a keynote speaker, entertainment, the presentation of the MLK/Edith Wiggins High … Continued

MLK Celebration Events Announced

December 8, 2021

  UNC-Chapel Hill’s 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week, which honors the bridge-building legacy of Dr. King, Jr., kicks off on Jan. 16 and includes events that highlight the intersectionality of diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice. The annual … Continued