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