MLK, Jr. Lecture at JMU - Dr. Steve Perry

Where JMU Wilson Hall

Duration 1 hour

Hear Dr. Steve Perry’s MLK, Jr. Lecture at JMU at 7 p.m. in JMU Wilson Hall.

Dr. Steve Perry is the 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. formal program speaker. Featured in CNN’s “Black in America” series, Perry is the most talked about innovative educator on the scene today. He is the founder and principal of what U.S. News & World Report has cited as one of the top schools in the country, Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn. Capital Prep has sent 100 percent of its predominantly low-income, minority, first generation high-school graduates to four-year colleges every year since its first class graduated in 2006. Perry is an education contributor for CNN and MSNBC, an Essence Magazine columnist, best-selling author and host of the No. 1 docudrama for TVONE, “Save My Son.” Sponsored by the JMU Center for Multicultural Student Services.

This event is part of the MLK Day of Service & Learning program. Find a complete schedule with details here:


Intended Audience General Public


Contact Information

Name Multicultural Services

Phone # 540.432.4458