On Wednesday, April 29, 2009, Wayne State University will host two town hall sessions with Detroit mayoral candidates Ken Cockrel, Jr. and Dave Bing. These town hall events will be held in Wayne State Universitys Spencer Partrich Auditorium, located in the Law School. Beginning at 1 p.m., the first candidate will have 45 minutes to receive and respond to questions from a panel of journalists and the audience. The second candidate will have the same opportunity beginning at 2 p.m. WDET 101.9-FM will broadcast live, and Detroit Today host Craig Fahle will moderate the sessions.
Martin Luther King, Jr.Tribute Lunchoen is a community luncheon program to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The luncheon has featured well known guest speaker such as best selling author James McBride, Congresswoman Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, Congressman John Conyers, Judge Damon J. Keith and Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian.