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Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Dinner: An Evening with Angela Rye – SOLD OUT

Friday, January 24th
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$15 – $35

Event Description

Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Dinner: An Evening with Angela Rye

5 p.m. Cocktails (Cash Bar)
6 p.m. Dinner
Friday, January 24, 2020
Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center

The Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Dinner is sold out. A waiting list is available by calling (309) 438-8790. 

Some tickets are still available for Illinois State University students who are meal plan holders. Students can contact housing at Housing@IllinoisState.edu.

Angela Rye is Principal and CEO of IMPACT Strategies, a political advocacy firm in the nation’s capital. She is a CNN Political Commentator and NPR Political Analyst. She has been featured as an influential politico, lawyer, and advocate by several publications and outlets from Marie Claire to Ebony and the Washington Post. Rye has an unwavering commitment to ensuring positive change in the political process.

Rye is a prominent strategist who has offered on-air commentary for several media outlets including BET, CNN, NBC, HBO, ABC, MSNBC, and TV One. The depth of her dialogue ranges from political campaigns to more complex legislation and administration policies that have long-term implications nationally and internationally.

She currently serves on the boards of the Congressional Black Caucus Institute, Congressional Black Caucus Political Action Committee (CBCPAC), the Seattle University School of Law Alumni, Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network, Inclusv, and Wilberforce University. She is a member of The Links, Incorporated; National Bar Association; American Bar Association; and the Washington Government Relations Group.


If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.


200 N. University Street
Normal, IL
Brown Ballroom
(309) 438-4636