MLK Commemoration Celebration

Join the University of Chicago as we honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and reflect on our collective responsibility to work towards a more equitable society.  

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 6 p.m.
Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
5850 South Woodlawn Avenue

Our keynote speakers:

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II
Pastor and social justice advocate; President and Senior Lecturer of Repairers of the Breach

Sherrilyn Ifill
President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

Free and open to the public.  Doors open at 5:00pm, and the program starts at 6:00pm.  American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation will be provided.

A community reception will be held in Ida Noyes Hall immediately following the program.