Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League and former mayor of New Orleans, will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address at the University of Rochester, officials announced Monday.
The event, co-sponsored by the Office of Minority Affairs and the Office of the President at the UR, is slated for Saturday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Strong Auditorium on the River Campus.
Morial has been recognized as one of the 100 most influential Black Americans by Ebony magazine. He has been president of the National Urban League since 2003.
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