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

01/22

2020

Themed Event
Innovation Hall
2019

01/23

2019

Lecture Series
Performance Court in the Harold Alfond Forum
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Dr. Angela Davis
2018

01/25

2018

Lecture Series
St. Francis Room, Ketchum Library
Biddeford Campus

01/24

2018

Lecture Series
BC: Campus Center Multipurpose Rooms | PC: Innovation Hall 104/116
Both Campuses
Speaker
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill
2017

01/31

2017

Film
Alfond Center for Health Sciences 106
Biddeford Campus

01/26

2017

01/25

2017

Panel
Campus Center MPRs
Biddeford Campus

01/25

2017

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Thomas Volscho, Ph.D.
2016

02/03

2016

Lecture
LOCATION CHANGE: Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Josepha Campinha-Bacote, Ph.D., M.A.R., PMHCNS-BC, CTN-A, FAAN

01/27

2016

Lecture
Campus Center MPRs
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Charlene Caruthers, M.S.W.

01/26

2016

Film
St. Francis Room
Biddeford Campus

01/26

2016

Lecture
St. Francis Room
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Jennifer DeBurro and Maria Goodwin
2015

02/02

2015

Forum
St. Francis Room Ketchum Library
Biddeford Campus

01/28

2015

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium

01/21

2015

01/21

2015

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Marc Morial

01/19

2015

Lecture
Leonard Hall
Biddeford Campus
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.

03/06

2014

Panel
Leonard Hall
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
College of Arts and Sciences Faculty

01/29

2014

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Starla Hairston-Blanks

01/22

2014

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Marc Morial

01/20

2014

Themed Event
Leonard Hall
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Mark Rust, UNE Singers, Exhibit, Video

01/20

2014

Themed Event
Biddeford and Portland, ME
Off Campus

01/18

2014

Forum
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
UNE Students and Local High School Student Leaders
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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.

01/30

2013

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Georges C. Benjamin, M.D.

01/23

2013

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Christopher Emdin, Ph.D.

01/22

2013

Reception
Bush Center Board Room
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Christopher Emdin, Ph.D.

01/21

2013

Panel
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Student-facilitated

01/21

2013

Meeting
TBD
Off Campus
Speaker
Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs

01/17

2013

Workshop
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Dr. Arthur Romano
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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. 

02/10

2012

Performance
The Hang, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus

02/01

2012

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Reverend H. Roy Partridge, Jr., Ph.D.

01/25

2012

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Tricia Rose, Ph.D.

01/22

2012

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Michael J. Chase

01/19

2012

Film
Cultural Exchange Lounge, Decary 44
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Broadcaster Tavis Smiley

01/15

2012

Performance
Merrill Auditorium, Portland
Off Campus
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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. 

01/26

2011

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Keynote Lecture by Frank A.Thomas

01/25

2011

Lecture
George and Barbara Bush Center Boardroom
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Frank A. Thomas

01/19

2011

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Keynote Lecture by Douglas A. Blackmon
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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.  

02/20

2010

Performance
The Hang, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus

02/17

2010

Lecture
Multipurpose Rooms, Campus Center
Biddeford Campus
Speaker
Kevin Powell, Activist and Writer

02/16

2010

Lecture
Ludcke Auditorium
Speaker
Kevin Powell, Activist and Writer

02/11

2010

Film
Cultural Exchange Lounge, Decary 44
Biddeford Campus

02/04

2010

Film
Cultural Exchange Lounge, Decary 44
Biddeford Campus

01/28

2010

Film
Cultural Exchange Lounge, Decary 44
Biddeford Campus
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2010 Events

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