Dillard, Loyola, Tulane and Xavier Universities present an inspired slate of programming from Jan. 17-21 for the 25th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Week for Peace. This year's theme is "Unity + Diversity = Universities for the Dream." All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. Free transportation for students is provided to all events. For more information, call Dillard University at (504) 816-4656, visit www.mlkweek4peace.com, or download the official press release.
Monday, Jan. 17, 2011
MLK Day of Service: "A Day On, Not a Day Off"
Xavier University of Louisiana, University Center
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Bus transportation for Dillard students will depart from DU's main entrance at 7:30 a.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011
MLK Convocation featuring Keynote Speaker Nikki Giovanni
Loyola University, Roussel Hall (Music & Communication Building)
5 - 5:45 p.m. (Opening Reception)
6 - 7:30 p.m. (Convocation)
Bus transportation for Dillard students will depart from DU's main entrance at 5 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011
Expressions of Unity - Talent Showcase
Dillard University, Professional Schools Building, Georges Auditorium
Friday, Jan. 21, 2011
Stepping for the Dream - University Step-Off
Tulane University, McAlister Auditorium
MLK Week Closing Party
Loyola University, Danna Center (St. Charles Room)
A current student university ID is required for entry.