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2019 MLK Celebration

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Group at Celebration at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration participants at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration participants at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration participants at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

37th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

This is America: Miseducation, Re-education, Liberation

JANUARY 18-20
Civil Rights Trip to the Legacy Museum in Montgomery, AL
The trip is open to all undergraduate and graduate students.
$55 per particpant (includes travel, lodging and museum entrance.) 
Apply here by Tuesday, November 9!
Sponsored by the Office of Inclusion and Equity

JANUARY 21
Day of Service -
8:00am - 1:30pm, Hendrix Ballrooms A & B
Volunteer opportunities for the Day of Service will be available for sign up by December.
Blood Drive - 10:00am - 3:00pm, Hendrix Meeting Rooms A & B

JANUARY 22
Commemorative Service
2019 KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Maya Wiley, Civil Rights Activist
6:00pm, Brooks Center for the Performing Arts
Free and open to the Public.

JANUARY 24
Tunnel of Oppression
11:00am - 6:00pm, Hendrix Student Center, Ballrooms A & B
Tunnel of Oppression is a simulation, acted out by members of our campus community that depict real-life scenarios of power, privilege and oppression experienced by marginalized populations in our society. Past years scenes highlighted issues such a racism, homophobia, and college rape culture.

Check back for continous updates as the Annual MLK Celebration draws closer. For more information, contact Kendra Stewart-Tillman.

If you missed the 2017 keynote speech by Dr. Walter Kimbrough, you can watch the full Commemorative Service here!

If you missed the 2016 keynote speech by Ms. Sybrina Fulton, you can watch the full Commemorative Service here!