The Island University along with Del Mar College are celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King.Students met at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's Performing Arts Center for this annual community celebration.

The recognition falls in line with black history month and promoting the goals of the late civil rights activist. This year's guest speaker was Symone D. Sanders , the 2016 press secretary for U.S Senator and Former Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders.

She also is political contributor for CNN.

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