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MTW FAQs

When is the Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series?

The Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series always occurs on the third Saturday in February during Black History Month.

Where will the event be located?

Each year the series is located on the Rutgers-Newark Campus in the Robeson Campus Center at 350 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes.  There will be Rutgers University shuttles that can take you from University Deck I to the Robeson Campus Center and back to the deck from the campus center at the end of the event.

When should I arrive?

The lecture series begins promptly at 9:30am.  Seating is first come, first serve.

Where can I park?

Parking is available for a small fee at Rutgers University Deck I located at 200 University Avenue.

Will lunch be available?

Yes, lunch will be available for a small fee in the Robeson Campus Center Cafeteria on the first floor.