Black Alumni Reunion Weekend

Join us during Black History month to celebrate the legacy of African Americans at McKendree University's Lebanon campus.

Friday, February 22, 2019
"We Shall Overcome" - A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
6:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception in the Hett Lobby
7:30 p.m. Show in the Hett Theater

Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this powerful, genre-defying show is fileld with music, joy, and hope. It features repertoire from African-American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders, interwoven with spoken words from Dr. King's recorded speeches.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Brunch with BSO (Black Student Organization)
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Ames Dining Hall

Connect with current students and share your experiences. Participate in a Panel Discussion for current students to ask questions and gain insight on life after McKendree.

Men's Bearcat Basketball Game vs. University of Illinois Springfield
3 p.m. Tipoff at Melvin Price Convocation Center

For more information, please contact PJ Thompson, Director of Alumni Relations at or (618) 537-6443.

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2019 Black Alumni Reunion Weekend
Registration includes all activities and a t-shirt.
Friday, February 22, 2019
Attendees: 1 $ 30.00 ea.

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