When Monday January 20, 2014 @ 7:00 PM (1099 days ago)
Where JMU Wilson Hall
Duration 1 hour
Hear Dr. Steve Perry’s MLK, Jr. Lecture at JMU at 7 p.m. in JMU Wilson Hall.
Dr. Steve Perry is the 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. formal program speaker. Featured in CNNâ€™s â€œBlack in Americaâ€ series, Perry is the most talked about innovative educator on the scene today. He is the founder and principal of what U.S. News & World Report has cited as one of the top schools in the country, Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn. Capital Prep has sent 100 percent of its predominantly low-income, minority, first generation high-school graduates to four-year colleges every year since its first class graduated in 2006. Perry is an education contributor for CNN and MSNBC, an Essence Magazine columnist, best-selling author and host of the No. 1 docudrama for TVONE, â€œSave My Son.â€ Sponsored by the JMU Center for Multicultural Student Services.
This event is part of the MLK Day of Service & Learning program. Find a complete schedule with details here: http://www.emu.edu/mlk/
Intended Audience General Public
Name Multicultural Services
Phone # 540.432.4458