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Housing and Dining

2014 MLK Jr. Celebration of Events

Martin Luther King Jr. - KEEP THE DREAM - PERSONALIZE THE VISION

  • MONDAY, JANUARY 20
    MARION /  POLK COUNTY
    FOOD SHARE PROGRAM, 1 - 4 pm

Sign up at the SLCD Office.
Volunteers get FREE MLK T-Shirts!


  • TUESDAY, JANUARY 21
    THE BLACK PIONEERS
    Willamette Room, WUC, 1 - 2 pm

"The Black Pioneers" facilitated by Jennifer Taylor and the Oregon Northwest Pioneers.
Event will be held from 1:00 - 2:00 pm, in the
Willamette Room, in the Werner University Center.


  • WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22
    POETRY SLAM -
    "Look How Far We've Come",
    4:30 - 5:30 pm

"Look How Far We've Come" Poetry Slam
Hosted by Ayesha Black of ASWOU. Event will be held from 4:30 - 5:30 pm, in the Willamette Room, in the Werner University Center.

 
  • WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22
    COMMEMORATIVE DINNER
    and Keynote Address, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Commemorative Dinner and Keynote Address by
Dr. Jaime Washington, Co-Founder of the
Social Justice Institute.

Event will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, in the Pacific Room, in the Werner University Center. Tickets available for purchase in the Multicultural Student Services and Programs Office.
$5 - students | $8 - General.


  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 23
    "I Have a Dream" speech discussion.
    Willamette Room, WUC, 1 - 2 pm

Explore the "I Have a Dream" speech with facilitators Edwin and Pamela Cancel.
Event will be held from 1:00 - 2:00 pm, in the Willamette Room, in the Werner University Center.


  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 23
    "Poverty Simulation"
    Pacific Room, WUC, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Facilitated by Dr. Doris Cancel-Tirado.
Event will be held from 3:00 - 5:00 pm, in the Pacific Room, in the Werner University Center.

Contact

University Housing 503-838-8311 | or e-mail: housing@wou.edu

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