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Students laugh in the Roux Center Lantern
Students chat in the Roux Center Lantern
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Honoring the Legacy

MLK’s 1964 Visit to Bowdoin

The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. visited Bowdoin—at the invitation of students—in May 1964. Nearly fifty-five years later, event organizers and others who were present remember the impact of King's visit, while current Bowdoin students reflect on the power of King's message and the work that remains to fulfill his dream. Listen to the speech »

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