Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Living the Legacy: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
8:00 – 10:00 a.m., Saint Peter Chapel
Recordings of Dr. King's speeches will be played.
10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Roy Irving Theatre
President Eugene J. Cornacchia, students, and alumni will speak during this portion of the event, as a logo is unveiled and video clip is shown.
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Roy Irving Theatre
Keynote speaker Raymond Brown, Esq., offers a presentation titled “Martin Luther King Jr.: The Man vs. The Myth.”
12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Roy Irving Theatre
The Voices of Praise, Aiden C. McMullen Chorale and soloists sing civil rights movement songs.
1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Jazzman's Café
Videos relating to Dr. King and civil rights videos will be shown and discussed.
3:00 – 5:00 p.m., Jazzman's Café
The celebration continues with a poetry slam and Saint Peter’s College Dance Team performance.
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Hudson Room
Dinner tonight features Dr. King's favorite foods: ribs, corn, collard greens, fried chicken, sweet potato pie and pecan pie.