Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

MCC will be hosting a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, from 12-1 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the John H. Gray Building located on the college’s North Campus (2000 College Drive, Madisonville).

Included in the celebration will be the viewing of recorded interviews with local civil rights pioneers.  Michael Lowery, a 1963 March on Washington participant, will be the Master of Ceremonies.  Sylvia Chase, President of MCC’s Multicultural Student Association, will read a reflection piece along with musical selections performed by MCC faculty member Dr. Sara Adams.

Dr. Gregory Stallworth is the keynote speaker.  He is the Executive Director of the Equal Employment Opportunity of Fort Campbell, Kentucky.  He has more than 23 years of leadership experience pertaining to human relations, human development, and human rights.  

The event is open to the community and is sponsored by the MCC Cultural Diversity Committee.  For more information, contact James Bowles at 270.824.8588.