Washington State University

Martin Luther King Program

2015 MLK Events

 

MLK15 Film Series, Academic Year 14-15, click here for details.

 

Monday, January 19

MLK March and Service Trip in Spokane

Monday, January 19th, from 7:30am to 5:00pm

Click link here for more information and to register

Students and community members will participate in National Day of Service. Participants will be recognized at the MLK Community Celebration.  Visit: cce.wsu.edu/ndos/mlk/.

 

 

Thursday, January 22

Through the Lens, an American Century: Corbis & Vivian Maier

Exhibition: January12 - April 3, MOA Gallery

Reception: Thursday, January 22, 5:30pm -7:30pm, Featuring Assistant Professor of Photography, Ennis DeHart.

Before attending Angela Davis' lecure, come see this exhibit of photographs documenting American's 20th century.  It includes iconic images of Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King.  The Museum of Art is proud to present the Corbis Collection & Vivian Maier Collection, exploring the personal and public uses of photography.  Dennis DeHart, WSU Assistant Professor of Photography, will provide a brief gallery talk as we explore, "What makes a lasting image?" Corbis images are from the Collection of Tony and Leslie Rojas.

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Thursday, January 22

MLK Community Celebration, featuring Angela Y. Davis, CUB Senior Ballroom, 7:00pm Doors Open, 7:30pm Program

Dr. Davis will discuss connections between the legacy of Martin Luther King and current problems with the criminal justice system.

Angela Y. Davis is Distinguished Professor Emerita of History of Consciousness and Feminist Studies at University of California, Santa Cruz.  She is also an internationally known activist from the 1960s and 1970s.  This event also includes presentations of the MLK Distinguished Service Awards. 

Thursday, February 26

Awards Presentation: MLK15 The Dream Behind Bars: Art for Social Change Competition

Students' creative work will be showcased and the winners will be recognized.

 

Contact the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center for maps, parking info, etc.

 

Brelsford WSU Visitor Center

150 E Spring Street

Pullman, WA 99164-1912

Front Desk: 509-335-INFO

Fax: 509-335-4821

visitor.wsu.edu

 

 

 

More information to come!

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