MLK Joint Day Of Service

  • Vanderbilt University

    Acclaimed journalist warns against indifference in MLK Day keynote; students step up for day of service

    Byron Pitts, an Emmy Award-winning journalist, author and co-host of ABC’s Nightline, warned against the dangers of becoming indifferent to helping others and challenged members of the Vanderbilt community to see their potential to change the world through service when he delivered the university’s 2023 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series keynote address on Monday evening. Read More

    Jan 18, 2023

  • Vanderbilt University

    Acclaimed journalist Byron Pitts to speak at Vanderbilt’s 2023 MLK Day commemorative event

    Emmy Award–winning journalist Byron Pitts, co-host of ABC’s Nightline, will be the keynote speaker for Vanderbilt’s 2023 Martin Luther King Jr. Day commemorative event on Monday, Jan. 16, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Blair School of Music’s Ingram Hall. Other activities planned for VU’s commemoration include a Joint Day of Service on Saturday, Jan. 14, and the Nashville MLK Day March and Convocation on Monday morning. Read More

    Jan 5, 2023

  • MLK Joint Day of Service

    Rescheduled 2022 MLK Joint Day of Service set for April 2

    The annual MLK Joint Day of Service brings together hundreds of student volunteers from Nashville-area colleges and universities to continue the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through service. This year's event will be on Saturday, April 2, beginning at 10 a.m. at Tennessee State University's Gentry Center. Following the opening program, volunteers will go to different service sites. Lunch will be provided. Read More

    Mar 16, 2022