When:
January 15, 2018 all-day
2018-01-15T00:00:00-05:00
2018-01-16T00:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebration

The 2018 theme: “Building Inclusive Communities” 38th Annual Celebration at MSU and Fiftieth Anniversary in Memory of Dr. King, April 4, 1968

Service/Volunteer Initiative

MSU Union, 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Hands-on service learning projects. Meet community partners and learn how you can help and support your community.

Commemorative March for Justice

MSU Union, 3:00 p.m.

Join the March Captains, members of the Alpha Phi Alpha, Inc. as they lead us in a symbolic march for social justice. Dr. Diane Nash will join the commemorative march. Dr. Nash Her efforts included the first successful civil rights campaign to integrate lunch counters (Nashville); the Freedom Riders, who desegregated interstate travel; co-founding the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); and co-initiating the Alabama Voting Rights Project and working on the Selma Voting Rights Movement.

Museum Exhibits and Performances

MSU Museum, 4:00 p.m.

War and Speech: Propaganda, Patriotism, Dissent in the Great War” Exhibit. Student Social Justice Artistic Performance

Community Dinner

Hubbard Hall Dining Room, 5:00 p.m.

Registration has closed for this event.

 

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