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Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Martin Luther King Jr. depicted in the Roxbury Love Story mural outside the Melnea Residence apartment complex. The mural was painted by local Boston artists Ekua Holmes and Rob Gibbs.

Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta King mural unveiled in Roxbury to celebrate their relationship

Dani Webber, News Editor September 29, 2020

A new mural and walking tour was unveiled in West Roxbury Friday to honor Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife Coretta King.  Local artists Ekua Holmes and Rob Gibbs painted the...

Nathan Espinal/ Journal Staff

Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient honored by Suffolk University

Nathan Espinal January 31, 2017

Last Tuesday, the Office of Diversity Services held their annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. which had Sylvia Mendez, a Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient, as its keynote speaker for this...

Photo by Dick DeMarsico (Courtesy Library of Congress), courtesy of Suffolk University

Would Martin Luther King Jr. be proud of Suffolk?

Melissa Hanson January 23, 2014

When Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at a Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University in 1956, he said, “negroes everywhere should refuse in a nonviolent sense to cooperate with the evils of segregation.” The...

Annual luncheon honors past, present and future

Annual luncheon honors past, present and future

January 26, 2011

The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was celebrated Thursday through a luncheon in the main ballroom of the Holiday Inn Boston at Beacon Hill. The annual event, hosted by the Office of Diversity...

Luncheon honors past, present and future

Luncheon honors past, present and future

Soleil Barros January 25, 2011

Soleil Barros Journal Staff The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was celebrated Thursday through a luncheon in the main ballroom of the Holiday Inn Boston at Beacon Hill. The annual...

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