Events

Jan
132023

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Donations

Please donate new socks and new blankets for the unhoused residents in Beaumont, Texas
Drop off: Division of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Relations Building-lobby area

Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Division of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Relations

Jan
142023

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

The parade begins at 10:00 a.m. The route starts at Highland Avenue and concludes at King Middle School on Avenue A. This event (and the Day of Service on January 21st) is organized by Justice of the Peace, Precinct 6 Judge Ransom "Duce" Jones and Constable, Precinct 6 Deputy Everett Cormier.

Time: 10:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Jan
192023

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Program

Theme: Together we can be THE dream
Guest Speaker: Sheriff Zena Stephens-Jefferson County
The purpose of this program is to honor the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Time: 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Location: Setzer Student Center Neches Room #120

Jan
212023

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Donations (socks and blankets) will be distributed in the Beaumont community.

Time: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Jan
232023

Holocaust Portraits of Survival Gallery Exhibit

Portraits of Survival is a traveling Holocaust exhibit, featuring a black-and-white photo gallery of individuals from Nebraska’s Holocaust survivor and military liberator community.
The purpose of this event is the observance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Mary and John Gray Library lobby

Feb
022023

Beaumont's Black History-In Moving Pictures

At this event audience members will view two films (The Example and They will talk about us-the Charlton Pollard story). There will be a talk-back with characters in the film and the film Director.

Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location: Dishman Auditorium

Mar
212023

Inspirational Woman Award Reception

Theme: Women who tell our stories

The purpose of this event is to honor and celebrate Lamar University students, staff, faculty and alumni , who have been active in all forms of media and storytelling including print, radio, TV, stage, screen, blogs, podcasts, news, and social media.

Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: Setzer Student Center Live Oak Ballroom B

Apr
112023

LGBTQ RED talks

Panel Discussion: Sharing our LGBTQ PRIDE experiences

Time: 12:45 PM - 01:45 PM
Location: Setzer Student Center Live Oak Ballroom B