Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

The 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
The Soul of America: Fighting for Liberation and Everyday Justice
Free Zoom Event

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Register for the event.

Keynote SpeakerBrian Bridges Headshot

  • Brian Bridges, Ph.D.
  • Acting Secretary of Higher Education
  • State of New Jersey

Dr. Bridges is responsible for policy development and coordination of higher education activities for the state, including supporting institutions amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. He also coordinates initiatives to improve college affordability in New Jersey through the State Plan for Higher Education and enhance postsecondary opportunities while promoting equity and access for all through programs such as the state’s Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG).