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Auburn University to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with weeklong tribute

AUBURN – Auburn University will host a weeklong tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from Monday, Jan. 16, through Friday, Jan. 20, with the theme “The Time is Always Right to do What’s Right: One Auburn, One Community.”

Highlights of the week will include a scholarship breakfast, guest speakers, lectures, student performances and community service projects. The public is invited to all events.

The week will begin with a scholarship breakfast on Monday, Jan. 16, at 7:30 a.m. at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center, which will feature Gilbert Rochon, Tuskegee University president, as the keynote speaker. To purchase tickets for the event, call (334) 501-3084 or (334) 844-5042. Monday’s events will also include the community service project, “A Day On and Not a Day Off.” To register for this project, call (334) 844-5042.

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Auburn University to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. with week-long tribute

AUBURN – Auburn University will host a week-long tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from Sunday, Jan. 18, through Saturday, Jan. 24, with the theme “Fulfilling the Dream Through Service: One Auburn One Community.”

Highlights of the week will include an oratory contest, a university-wide interfaith event, scholarship breakfast, guest speakers, lectures, student performances and community service projects. All events are open to the public.

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