Fairfield Celebrates MLK

With a theme of “Fighting for Racial Justice: Renewing the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.,” Fairfield University‚Äôs annual commemoration of the life of Martin Luther King Jr. took place during the week of January 27 and featured a series of campus-wide events designed to inspire all to continue the important work reflected in the words, writings, and actions of Dr. King.

Award-winning historian and New York Times best-selling author Ibram X. Kendi, PhD, was the keynote speaker at the 2019 MLK Jr. Convocation, held on January 30 at the Quick Center for the Arts.