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Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Speaker

January 17, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us as we welcome strategist, communicator and commentator Symone Sanders as this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration speaker. Sanders will highlight King’s ability to push boundaries to achieve what others had not done before as she speaks on MLK, Jr.: The Realist.

At age 25, Sanders served as national press secretary for the 2016 Bernie Sanders presidential campaign, earning a place on Rolling Stone magazine’s list of 16 young Americans shaping the 2016 election. As a CNN commentator, Sanders provides her insightful analysis on political and social issues. She has also appeared on NPR, Fox News, MSNBC, NBC, BET and TV One and has been featured in the Washington Post, the New YorkerESSENCE Magazine and ELLE. Currently, she serves as principal of the 360 Group, LLC, providing strategic communications guidance to organizations, businesses, individuals, campaigns and candidates.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is not required. Open seating.


January 17, 2019
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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McKimmon Center
1101 Gorman St,
Raleigh, 27606 United States
1101 Gorman St, Raleigh, NC 27606