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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Performers on stage at the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

The 31st Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration will be held on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in the Carrier Dome.  The keynote speaker is Marc Lamont Hill, Distinguished Professor of African American Studies at Morehouse College and a leading journalistic voice in social justice.  The program also includes performances and the presentation of the 2016 Unsung Hero Awards.  This portion of the celebration is free, open to the public, and begins at 5:30 p.m.

The dinner portion of the celebration will begin at 4:30 p.m. (doors at 4 p.m.).  Tickets for dinner are available to students for $15 and can be purchased through a meal plan at dining halls. Students without a meal plan can purchase tickets at the Schine Box Office.  Dinner tickets for staff, faculty, and the general public are also available at the Schine Box Office for $30 (individual) or in blocks of 10 for $300.  New this year, all tickets are for general seating.

American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation and Communication Access Real-Time will be available at the event.

For more information, contact Hendricks Chapel at 315-443-2901 or visit the MLK Celebration website.

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Winter Sessions

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Sexual Assault Services and Prevention

Visit the Sexual Assault Services and Prevention page for campus updates on sexual assault and relationship violence services - including information on the Chancellor's Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy, the Sexual and Relationship Violence Response (SRVR) Team, news, and additional resources.

Read the final report from the Chancellor's Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education, and Advocacy.

Read the University's progress on each of the workgroup's 24 recommendations.

Campus Safety Tips

Recently, some students have raised concerns regarding safety on and near campus.  We wanted to provide some additional information about the Department of Public Safety (DPS) to help answer your questions and share resources that can help keep you safe.

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Connecting students to campus life

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The BE Wise campaign strives to generate awareness of alcohol poisoning, how to avoid it, its signs, and how to respond to it.



STOP Bias is an educational campaign dedicated to preventing acts of bias on the SU campus. Click here learn more.