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"Living the Legacy" Lecture and Performance
Thursday, January 22, 2009 - 7:00pm
The marquee event of the MLK tribute, this year's evening lecture will feature civil rights icon, Ambassador Andrew Young. There will also be a special musical performance by E.D. Mondane & Belief.

For almost 50 years, civil rights icon Andrew Young has worked tirelessly in service to his country and to his community. His career includes seven years as the mayor of Atlanta, three terms as a U.S. Congressman, an appointment under President Jimmy Carter as the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and an appointment by President Bill Clinton to the chairmanship of the Southern Africa Enterprise Development Fund. The co-founding principal and chairman of GoodWorks International, Young also serves on the board of directors for numerous businesses and organizations and is active in equally numerous charitable activities. He is the author of two books, A Way Out of No Way and An Easy Burden, and is currently working on a memoir about Africa.

When: Thursday, January 22nd, 2009
Where:
Smith Memorial Student Union, Ballroom 327 (1825 SW Broadway)
Time:
7:00 pm
Cost:
$10 for the general public, free with any valid student ID

For more information, call 503-725-3307.