OCDO Events and Activities

Explore the list of 2024 events and activities in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (MLK Day).

MLK Day - Metro NYC Events

Fordham University

Dr. King Day of Service and Social with MOSAIC (Alumni)

Faculty Search Committee Training
Lincoln Center - Jan 23 Rm 140 WG67A 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Rose Hill - Jan 26th JMCC112 12-2 pm
RSVP by January 18, 2024

Fordham Arts and Sciences’ Anti-Racism Advisory’s Inaugural
Beloved Community Initiative and Dr. Martin Luther King Commemoration

January 31, 2024
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Rose Hill and Lincoln Center
(more details to follow)

Hunger Free America MLK Day Serve-a-Thon

The Third Annual Eunice Carter Lecture
Thursday, February 22, 2024
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. ET | check-in
6:00 – 7:15 p.m. ET | program

Fordham Law School
Costantino Room (Second Floor)
150 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023

BLSA Alumni Trailblazers Celebration
On February 21st, 2024, the Black Law Student Association at Fordham Law will be hosting an Alumni Trailblazer Celebration in alignment with Black History Month to honor and acknowledge our esteemed alumni, and the role they have played in supporting our organization.

RSVP: https://secure.touchnet.com/C20175_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=2533

Critical Conversations in Education Series 2024
Date: Monday, March 25, 2024
Time: 5-7 pm
Location: Fordham University’s Graduate School of Education
12th Floor Lounge
Session Title: Discourse of Race in Education: Inclusive or Divisive?

Fordham Distinguished Lecture on Disability
The 2023/24 Fordham Distinguished Lecture on Disability presents:
Making Making Accessible
Speaker: Amy Hurst (she/her/hers)
Wednesday April 10, 2024 from 5 - 6:30 p.m.
(In-Person & Online)
Lowenstein 12th Floor Lounge, Lincoln Center

If you attend online please register at this link: https://fordham.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUodu-grjkiHNAKin0skAC6kpmrFG-JFg53#/registration

Beloved Community, Music, Food, Conversation
Wed. January 31st, 2024
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Rose Hill - McShane Center (Room 311)
Lincoln Center - MacNally and Platt Court
For More Information: Beloved Community Flyer 2024
Black History Month Keynote Speaker: Merle Collins will discuss her new work on Louise Langdon Norton Little, UNIA activist and mother of Malcolm X
Thurs. February 1, 2024
6 pm - 7:30 pm
Great Hall, McShane Center (Room 303)
Fordham University, 
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458
Open to the Public
For More Information: Merle Collins February 1st Event
RSVP: https://bit.ly/merlecollins


Juneteenth Celebration
Lincoln Center & Rose Hill
June 2024
(Details to Follow)

MLK Day - Volunteer Opportunities

NYC Parks - Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Food Bank for New York City (virtual)

Hunger Free America - MLK Serve-a-Thon

Cards of Cheer for Hospital Patients & Staff (virtual)

Explore the MLK Day of Service Toolkit