MLK Celebration 2021

Celebrating Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy Through Hope and Faith


All Events

Livestream the opening of Colgate's two-week celebration of the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Open to the public.

January 25, 2021 12pm

Join a conversation about global perspectives on the United States as it enters the administration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, the first female US vice...

January 26, 2021 6pm

Lessons learned from African American community museums. An event in collaboration with the Colgate University Museums. Part of Colgate's two-week...

January 27, 2021 1pm

"The bold and the beautiful." Join Laura Jack, Colgate's vice president for communications, and Hanna Rodriguez-Farrar, Colgate's chief of staff and...

January 28, 2021 1pm

Join Colgate student leaders as they discuss subjects such as: - What is meant by identity politics - How identity establishes beliefs - Latina, Black, and...

January 28, 2021 7pm

Join us for an online screening series, followed by a Friday Q&A via Zoom. Links to the films will be provided a week before the Zoom discussion, which will...

January 29, 2021 5pm

Students are invited to engage with the staff of Career Services and Alumni Council facilitators to share their perspectives of what students of color need...

February 1, 2021 12pm

"Courageous Humility: Leading with Resilience in These Challenging Times" Join Bonnie St. John, former Paralympic skier and founder of Blue Circle...

February 1, 2021 6:30pm

A journey through the lens of race, class, and culture as Colgate students. Facilitated by the Jailekha Zutshi ’21, and ALANA Ambassadors, SORT, OASIS, BSU,...

February 2, 2021 12pm

Join a panel discussion on the triple pandemic (health, political, and social justice) by: - Tracey Hucks ’87, MA ’90 Provost and Dean of the Faculty; James...

February 2, 2021 7pm

An opportunity for students and alumni to gather virtually and discuss the panel discussion titled "Faith and Hope During the Triple Pandemic." Part of...

February 2, 2021 8pm

Multicultural Student Organization presents "Science and People of Color," with Professor Engda Hagos. Moderated by ASU and OASIS. Part of Colgate's...

February 3, 2021 12pm

Academic Achievement Gap in BIPOC Communities: Implications for Social and Academic Success in the 21st Century” will feature Derrick Darby ’88, Nicol Turner...

February 3, 2021 7pm

An opportunity for students and alumni to gather virtually and discuss the panel discussion titled "Academic Achievement Gap in BIPOC Communities:...

February 3, 2021 8pm

Please join us for a discussion with Rev. William Lamar who is the pastor of Metropolitan AME church in Washington D.C. Registration requires @colgate.edu...

February 4, 2021 12pm

Angela Davis will address the Colgate community as the MLK Week keynote speaker. Part of Colgate's two-week celebration of the legacy of Martin Luther King,...

February 4, 2021 7pm

Moderated by Ayman Abdalla, Arabic language intern, join this exploration of shared musical influences and sounds. Part of Colgate's two-week celebration of...

February 5, 2021 12pm

The ALANA Ambassadors and leaders from student organizations across campus are sponsoring a virtual social event to bring together students and alumni from...

February 5, 2021 5:30pm