As Martin Luther King Day 2023 begins, the AUC becomes center stage for events celebrating his legacy.
At Morehouse College, the Annual Morehouse College Martin Luther King Commemoration is a multicultural experience designed to educate the world on his historical and contemporary impact, engage the global community on issues of equity, and celebrate his legacy. Martin Luther King, Jr., ’48 developed his approach to nonviolent social change while a student at Morehouse under the tutelage of intellectual leaders who would influence his advocacy and activism throughout his life, establishing Morehouse as one of the prominent intellectual and activist sites of the modern Civil Rights Movement. Find out more here: https://morehouse.edu/life/signature-events/mlk-week-2023/
At Spelman College, the Bonner Office of Civic Engagement will host Spelman College’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023. The Day of Service is a way to transform Dr. King’s life and teachings into community service that helps empower and strengthen local communities. The College has partnered with community agencies who serve our Westside community to offer a combination of on and off campus activities and invites students, alumnae, faculty, staff and their family members to join for an engaging day of service.