Watch past events

A Conversation with Stacey Abrams

January 22, 2020

Dr. Angela Davis presents, "Freedom is a Constant Struggle"

Dr. Angela Davis
January 23, 2019

#SayHerName: Stories and Strategies to End Mass Criminalization

Charlene Caruthers, M.S.W.
January 27, 2016

Health Empowerment Through Community Engagement : Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Starla Hairston-Blanks
January 29, 2014

Building Healthy Communities: A Pathway to Health Equity

Georges C. Benjamin, M.D.
January 30, 2013

Past Event Information

2020

2019

2018

01/24
2018
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
12:00 pm
BC: Campus Center Multipurpose Rooms | PC: Innovation Hall 104/116
Portland Campus, Biddeford Campus
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill

2017

2016

2015

2014

In acknowledgment of the Human Rights Symposium held during Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic visit to St. Francis College in May of 1964, our Spring 2014 lecture series focused on issues of diversity, equity, and justice.

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2014 Events

2013

The 50th Anniversary Celebration of MLK, Jr.'s visit to St. Francis College included a reception, the unveiling of a permanent MLK, Jr. at St. Francis Art Exhibit, music and songs from the Civil Rights Movement by performer Mark Rust (along with UNE singers), and a screening of a short documentary film featuring Dr. King's historic visit to St. Francis College.

01/22
2013
Panel
7:00 pm
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Student-facilitated
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2013 Events

2012

Keynote speakers for the event included Dr. Tricia Rose, professor of Africana Studies at Brown University, and Reverend Dr. H. Roy Partridge, Jr., an ordained Episcopal priest and a licensed clinical social worker. 

01/23
2012
Lecture
7:00 pm
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Michael J. Chase
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2012 Events

2011

The 24th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration featured events centered around the theme of Remembering Our Past: Envisioning Our Future. Keynote speakers included Douglas A. Blackmon, the Atlanta Bureau Chief of the Wall Street Journal and a Pulitzer-prize winning author for his book "Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II,"  and Dr. Frank A. Thomas, a preacher, teacher, lecturer, author, and scholar. 

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2011 Events

2010

Events for the 23rd annual celebration featured activist and writer Kevin Powell as keynote speaker, a spoken word performance collaborative, the Keepin' it Reel film series, and a poetry slam by national champion Joshua Bennett.  

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2010 Events

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