Hill Harper at MLK Symposium

. January 2, 2018.
Harper_Hill300NEW

Hill Harper, award-winning actor, best-selling author, and philanthropist, starred on CSI: NY from 2004 to 2013 and currently plays Calder Michaels on USA Network’s Covert Affairs. He is also the author of four New York Times bestsellers and has earned seven NAACP Image Awards. In addition, he founded the Manifest Your Destiny Foundation, dedicated to empowering underserved youth through mentorship, scholarship, and grant programs. The keynote presentation highlights over 60 community-oriented events designed to explore the current state of race in America and honor Dr. King’s legacy during this year’s U-M MLK Symposium.

10-11:30am. Monday, January 15
Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University Ave., Ann Arbor
734-936-1055 | mlksymposium.umich.edu
Free

Trending

Brandon Grafius Readying Release of Highways and Backroads

Highways and Backroads comes out May 31   Brandon Grafius is at the forefront of a new wave of folk revivalists, or maybe we should say folk preservationists? Really, Grafius has his own splendid signature laced through the rousing-yet-breezy arrangements on Highways and Backroads, a full-length album he’ll be releasing at the end of May. Grafius is

Faster, Higher, Stronger at 2018 Cannabis Olympics

Local budtenders ply skills at first ever Washtenaw County Cannabis Competition

Youth Poets Turn Up the Volume

19 Writers Competed for Poetry Slam Title

Ani in Ann Arbor: A Look at 6 of the Singer-Songwriter’s A2 Shows

Photos from the archive show Ani DiFranco through the years in Ann Arbor.