Monday, January 3, 2011

Dr, Marc Lamont Hill To Deliver Keynote Address As Part Of 2011 MLK Celebration

Leadership will be a major part of the message of Dr. Marc Lamont Hill as he visits Ferris State University as part of the 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration.

Hill will deliver an address entitled “Building Community In An Hour of Chaos: Progress In the Age of Obama” as he speaks to students, faculty, staff and community members in the Dome Room of the Rankin Student Center at 7 p.m. on Tuesday Jan. 18. This event is free and open to the public. Frequently featured in Essence, Washington Post, The New York Times, National Public Radio, CNN, MSNBC and Fox News, Hill is a nationally-known commentator on issues related to culture and politics.

“Dr. Hill will highlight leadership in the era of Dr. King and also discuss how leadership is needed right now for our country to get to the next level,” said Michael Wade, assistant director of Ferris’ Office of Multicultural Student Services and co-chair of the MLK Celebration Planning Committee.

For the complete story, visit the News Services website: http://www.ferris.edu/htmls/news/news/News.cfm?AnnouncementID=1291&CatID=1

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