Stephen F. Austin State University

MLK Celebration

MLK CELEBRATION: February 19, 2019 at 7pm, BPSC Twilight Ballroom

The OMA invites the SFA and Nacogdoches communities to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. SFA students and community members will present music, dance and art as they rejoice together in spirit. A full dinner is provided. Limited seats are available. Tickets can be purchased at the student center info desk beginning Jan. 21.

• Students - $2 or a canned good (Canned goods can be dropped off at the OMA.)

• Faculty and staff - $5

• Community members - $10

MLK Celebration

2019 Keynote Speaker: Bettie Mae Fikes

Fikes is a civil rights activist, singer and storyteller who often traveled with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the civil rights movement. She began singing gospel music with her mother at age 4 and is a founding member of the Freedom Singers, a musical group active during the 1960s who sang freedom songs on behalf of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.