Kalamazoo College’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation takes place Monday Jan. 21 at 10:50 a.m. in Stetson Chapel. Harvey Hollins III ’87 will deliver the Convocation address on the theme of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, which was delivered 50 years ago this year. Mr. Hollins is Director of the State of Michigan’s Office of Urban and Metropolitan Initiatives. In this position, he serves as a principal advisor to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder on matters related to urban and regional economic initiatives that contribute to job growth. The Convocation is free of charge and open to the public.
Monday Jan. 21 is a Federal holiday. No classes will be held at the College and most offices will be closed.