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Celebrating the life and legacy

Trailblazing astronaut physician to keynote MLK observance

Dr. Mae Jemison, astronaut, physician and science and technology advocate, will be the keynote speaker at Northwestern University’s 2017 commemoration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Jemison will speak on both the Chicago and Evanston campuses.

Join us January 16-27, 2017

The Northwestern University community celebrates Dr. King with an expanded special commemoration including stage events, discussions, lectures, films, music, theater and service projects throughout the week to inspire reflection on Dr. King’s life and legacy.

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