It is with a tremendous amount of respect that we announce that our own, Dr. Robert Fangio, will be honored at the Martin Luther King Unsung Hero Awards

It is with a tremendous amount of respect that we announce that our own, Dr. Robert Fangio, will be honored at the Martin Luther King Unsung Hero Awards at the Carrier Dome on Sunday, Jaunary 29, 2017.  J.R. Martinez Named 2017 MLK Keynote Speaker

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration committee is proud to announce the speaker for this year’s event. Best-selling author, actor, U.S. Army veteran and motivational speaker J.R. Martinez will provide the keynote address at the yearly celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. King. This is the 32nd year for the event at Syracuse University’s Carrier Dome. It’s the largest of its kind, and will take place on Sunday, January 29, 2017.

The evening program, which includes an address by Martinez, the presentation of the 2017 Unsung Hero Awards, music by a community choir and entertainment by student performers, begins at 5:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. For questions, call Hendricks Chapel at 315-443-5044.

On Sunday, Jan. 29, dinner precedes the program at 4:30 p.m., with doors opening at 4 p.m. Tickets go on sale beginning Nov. 1. For employees, staff and the general public, tickets will be sold through the Schine Box Office, and are available on an individual basis ($30) or in blocks of 10 ($300). Cash, credit or interdepartmental I.D. may be used. All tickets are for general seating. Student tickets are $15 and can be purchased through a meal plan at dining halls. Students without a meal plan can purchase at the Schine Box Office as well.

ongratulations Dr. Fangio!!