Office of Creative Services

2016 MLK Celebration


MLK Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

JANUARY 15-17
Civil Rights Trip to SC State Capitol, SC State University and Emmanuel AME
The trip is open to all undergraduate and graduate students.
Trip Application is now Closed.
Sponsored by the Chief Diversity Office

JANUARY 18
Day of Service - 8:00am - 1:30pm, Hendrix Ballrooms
Blood Drive - 10:00am - 3:00pm, Hendrix Meeting Rooms A&B

Sybrina Fulton, MLK Keynote Speaker 2016 at Clemson University, Clemson, SCJANUARY 19
ANNOUNCING THE 2016 COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE KEYNOTE SPEAKER: SYBRINA FULTON, Mother of Trayvon Martin
Commemorative Service
Brooks Center for the Performing Arts; 6:00pm
Co-sponsored by the Chief Diversity Office
If you missed it, you can watch the full Commemorative Service here!

JANUARY 20
MSSI Event: It Takes Courage featuring Leah Burgess, poet, activist, & victim advocate
#TakesCourage is an explicit conversation rooted in the intersections of race, gender, and oppression.
McKissick Theatre (Hendrix Student Center); 6:00pm
Sponsored by the Minority Student Success Initiative (MSSI)

JANUARY 21
Tunnel of Oppression
Hendrix Student Center, Ballrooms A and B
11:00am - 2:00pm, reserved for classes
2:00pm  - 7:00pm, open to all
Co-sponsored by the Council on Diversity Affairs (CODA) and Healthy Campus

JANUARY 26
OPEN, HONEST CONVERSATIONS: BRINGING TOGETHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AND THE COMMUNITY
This panel will reflect diverse perspectives from the campus and community to openly highlight concerns and share valuable information.
McKissick Theatre (Hendrix Student Center); 6:00pm


For more information about the 2016 MLK Celebration, please contact Kendra Stewart-Tillman.