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NEWS & MEDIA

Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Service - 1/19/14

MLK speaker: Today's civil rights fight 'too familiar'(The News & Observer)

Jealous urges people to choose change (Durham Herald-Sun)

Former NAACP President Benjamin Jealous pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. at Duke (ABC11)

The common good: College students spend MLK Day serving the community (Durham Herald-Sun)

Powery challenges Durham government employees to follow King's example (Duke Today)

Ben Jealous urges MLK audience to change the world (Duke Today)

Annual DCRI MLK Day Celebration (Youtube - Duke Clinical Research)

Field hockey gives back on MLK Day (GoDuke)

 


FEATURED EVENTS

Benjamin Jealous Jan. 19 // Benjamin Jealous,
former national president
and CEO of the NAACP
to Speak at Duke's MLK Program

Time: 3 p.m. Duke Chapel
Free and open to the public
Free Parking -- Bryan Center Parking Garage
Live webcast: chapel.duke.edu/

 

 

Stop Hunger - MLK Million Meals Project Jan. 20 // MLK Million Meals Project
Time: 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Phail Wynn Jr. Student Services Center, Durham Technical Community College
1637 E. Lawson St., Durham, N.C.
Register: bit.ly/millionmeals14

 

 

Dr. Delbert R. Wigfall - Duke Clinical Research Institute's MLK Day Celebration Jan. 21 / / Duke Clinical Research Institute's MLK Day Celebration
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Lower Level Lecture Hall, 2400 Pratt St.
Dr. Delbert R. Wigfall, keynote speaker,
on “How Far We've Come…”
Live webcast: bit.ly/dcriMLK14

 

 

Screening: Mighty Times - The Children's March Jan. 17 / / A screening of
“Mighty Times — The Children's March”
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Sanford School for Public Policy, Room 04

 

 

Vashti Murphy McKenzie - Duke Chapel Service Jan. 19 / / Duke Chapel Service
Time: 11 a.m.
Vashti Murphy McKenzie, bishop
of the African Methodist Episcopal Church,
delivers the sermon
Live webcast: chapel.duke.edu/

 

 

 

CELEBRATING THE PAST, CHARTING THE FUTURE

Martin Luther King Speaks at Duke Commemorating 50 Years of Black Students at Duke
Visit the website for more information about the recent nine-month commemoration.


 

LEARN MORE

Martin Luther King Speaks at Duke Listen to clips from King's 1964 speech
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at Duke in Page Auditorium Nov. 13, 1964.



Past CommemorationsPast Commemorations
See which civil rights leaders have addressed the Duke Community.





Powery delivers MLK addressDurham City/County Commemoration
Rev. Luke Powery, dean of the Duke Chapel, delivers the address at Durham's annual employee MLK commemoration.



Andrew Young: Download previous addresses on iTunes U Download previous MLK commemoration addresses
from iTunes U

 

 

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