Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Week

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Celebration Week
January 19 - 24, 2020
Reclaiming the Dream: A New Vision for the Future
Monday, Jan. 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

Bernard Lafayette, Civil Rights Activist
The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center • 7:30 a.m.

Day of Service

The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center • 11 a.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 21
Critical Conversations: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture and Unsung Hero Award

Eddie Glaude, Jr., the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor and chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University

The Grand Ballroom at The Hotel at Auburn University • 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 22
Lunch and Learn - Financial Freedom as a Form of Social Activism

Kiersten and Julien Saunders - Personal finance experts and co-creators of the award-winning blog, “rich & REGULAR”

Student Center 2222/2223 • 11:30 a.m.

Student Experience Film - Just Mercy

AMC Classic Auburn 14 • 7 p.m.


Thursday, Jan. 23
Lunch and Learn - Race in America: A Reflection of the Last Decade

Dr. Guy Mount, Assistant Professor

Cross Cultural Center for Excellence • 11:30 a.m.

Mobile Museum - MLK: The Dream Chronicles

Student Center, 2nd Floor Lobby • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 24
Community Service

Food Bank of East Alabama • 7 a.m. - 9 a.m.


Last updated: January 17, 2020