N.C. A&T and UNCG will host the sixth joint MLK commemorative program

- Jan. 17 (other events to be held throughout the week 15-17)

N.C. A&T and UNCG will host the sixth joint MLK commemorative program at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 17, in Harrison Auditorium discussing “Moving America Forward in the Age of Trump.” The program, free and open to the public, will feature keynote speaker, Payton Head, former president Missouri Students Association and activist who led discussions about systemic racism on campus, sparking student protests ultimately leading to the resignation of the university’s president. Other activities for the week will include the following:  

Monday, Jan. 15 – National Day of Service
Volunteer opportunities available by contact the Office of Student Development
at 336-334-7792

Tuesday, Jan. 16 – MLK Candlelight March
5:30 p.m., A&T Reflection Pool

MLK Oratory Contest
7 p.m., Harrison Auditorium

Wednesday, Jan. 17 – Masterclass: Student Activism – Power of Student Voice
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., UNCG EUC Auditorium

Lunch with Payton
Noon, UNCG Dining Hall, RSVP required at www.intercultural.uncg.edu

Commemorative Program
7 p.m., Harrison Auditorium, doors open at 6:15 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 19 – MLK Religious and Spiritual Life Resource Fair
1 – 4 p.m., ACB Lobby, A&T

For additional information regarding the joint celebration, contact the Multicultural Student Center at A&T at 336-334-7800 or msc@ncat.edu.