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Tickets now available for Keeper of the Dream Awards

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Tickets now available for Keeper of the Dream Awards
Anthony Anderson
Anthony Anderson, star and executive producer of ABC’s hit sitcom “black-ish,” will keynote OU's 30th annual Keeper of the Dream Scholarship Awards Celebration.

Tickets for Oakland University’s 30th annual Keeper of the Dream Scholarship Awards Celebration are now available to Oakland University students, faculty and staff. 

Each person can request up to four tickets, which may be picked up at the Office for Student Involvement Service Window, located in Room 49 of the Oakland Center. The window is open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Starting November 29, remaining tickets will be available to the general public and may be picked up at the OSI Service Window or reserved online. The reservation link will be added to this article. 

Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor Anthony Anderson will keynote the event, which will take place on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 17, 2022, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the O’rena on OU’s campus. In accordance with Oakland University policy, all attendees will be required to wear face coverings.

Established in 1993, Oakland University’s Keeper of the Dream Scholarship Awards pay tribute to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for his achievements on behalf of civil rights. The awards honor students who have contributed to his legacy of interracial understanding and goodwill. In the past three decades, over 100 students have been awarded Keeper of the Dream scholarships totaling more than $500,000.

For additional information, contact the Center for Multicultural Initiatives at cmi@oakland.edu or (248) 370-4404. 

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