A Week of Reverence

By January 23, 2018News

There are many wonderful events this week honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This year marks 50 years since his speech at K-State on January 19th. Here’s a link http://www.k-state.edu/diversity/mlk/ and a quick summary. 

Today: 

3:30pm, Banquet Room, Alumni Center: Commerce Bank Presidential Awards for Diversity

*K-State Theatre student Chelsea Turner will be recognized for her contributions, but she is in De Moines, IA at KCACTF this week.

 6:30pm, Weber Hall, Heritage Room 233: Professional Development

Wed 1/24

12-3pm Union Indoor Courtyard: 4th Annual Civil Rights Teach-In 

3-4pm, Leadership Studies, Town Hall: “Sins of our Fathers – Growing up in the Shadow of Segregation and in the Hope of Integration

 4:30pm, Regnier Hall, Regnier Forum: Cheryl Durst Presentation

 

Thurs 1/25

12:30pm Forum Hall, Student Union: MLK Week Lecture – Martin Luther King III, and Candlelight Vigil

2pm, Laying of the Wreaths

5:30pm, Beach Museum: “I am Not Your Negro” screening

Fri 1/26

12pm, Cottonwood Room, Student Union: Hear Dr. King’s K-State speech

K-State Affinity Group Brown Bag Lunch