MLK Week 2013
Living King's Legacy: Making a Career of Humanity
Full Listing of Events |
MLK Reflection Lunch |
Essay Contest |
Monday, January 21
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Reflection Lunch
Space is limited: For more information on registration please visit http://www.altoona.psu.edu/oied/mlk.php?v=1
MLK Literary Reception
Fireside Lounge, Slep Student Center
Students will share excerpts from their MLK essays and video submissions
Tuesday, January 22
Interfaith Prayer Service
Edith Davis Eve Chapel
The Interfaith Prayer Service at Penn State Altoona recognizes Dr. King's steadfast commitment to religious and cultural tolerance.
Wednesday, January 23
Pondview Room, Slep Student Center
A theatrical production that imagines a conversation between two of America's most important civil rights figures -- the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X.
Co-sponsored by the Division of Arts and Humanities and the Student Activities Fee
Thursday, January 24
Day of Service
All Day Event
Rooms 101-103, Misciagna Family Center for the Performing Arts
There will be various opportunities to get involved on a campus, local, and global level, and make a difference!
Friday, January 25
Campus Climate Breakfast Forum
Mountain View Room, Port Sky Café
Participants will discuss campus climate as it relates to interpersonal, academic, and professional interactions. Participants will address issues of diversity, discrimination, and advocacy in small group facilitated discussions.
There will be an essay/video contest in honor of Dr. King. Please visit the Web site for more details. Prizes will be distributed at the Reflection Lunch on January 21.
Events Sponsored by the Office of Institutional Equity, Diversity, and International Student Services, MLK Planning Committee, Campus Ministry, Black Student Union, Caribbean Student Association, and Student Activity Fee.