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Calhoun to Conduct Program in Observance of MLK Holiday

1/8/2014

Reverend Earnest WilliamsCalhoun Community College will pay tribute to slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the college's annual celebration program scheduled for Wednesday, January 22, 2014.  This year’s program, hosted by the college's Black Student Alliance (BSA), will begin at 11 a.m. on Calhoun's Decatur campus in the Aerospace Training Center (ATC).

Featured speaker for this year's program is Ernest Williams, Calhoun Mathematics Department Chair and Instructor and a local minister.  Williams earned his bachelor’s degree from Alabama State University and his master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh.

The program will also include special musical performances by the Calhoun Community College Chorale and is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will be served immediately following the program.

The College will be closed for the MLK holiday Monday, January 20, 2014.  For more information, contact Calhoun’s Dean of Student Affairs office at 256/306-2614, or the Public Affairs, Community Relations and Special Events office at 256/306-2560.

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