MLK Living Legacy Convocation

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy Convocation provides the opportunity for the UConn community to acknowledge, that in spite of the passage of time, through actions we are all accountable for making Dr. King’s dream a reality. Through this annual program, it is our goal to showcase a message of humanity, hope, understanding and the need for continuous learning as a community committed to inclusion.

2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy Convocation

The Office for Diversity and Inclusion is happy to announce that Dr. Ibram Kendi, a renowned historian and leading antiracist scholar, will be the keynote speaker at the 2021 MLK Jr. Living Legacy Convocation.

Topic: How to be Antiracist: Implications for Individuals, Institutions and Society

Date: January 21, 2021

Time: 6:00 - 7:30pm

Format: Virtual

Other performances include:-

Spoken Word - Carl Dean Jr.
Musical Performance - Voices of Freedom

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

We thank Alumni Relations for supporting us with UConn Alumni registration.

 

2020 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy

The Featured Artist is Producer and Musical Director Damien Sneed.

2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy

The keynote speaker is the Honorable Richard A. Robinson, the first African-American Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court.

2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living Legacy

 

Reimagining Equality: Anita Hill