University of West Florida

UWF's MLK 2013 Celebration

 
UWF Celebrates MLK Dream 2013
Tuesday, January 15th
UWF Commons, Bldg. 22 (directions)
Student Activities Movie Night
Thursday, January 17th, 6:00 pm
UWF Conference Center, Bldg. 22 (directions)

Featured Speaker Rev. Dr. Bernard Lafayette

The Rev. Dr. Lafayette, an ordained minister, is a longtime civil rights activist, organizer, and an authority on nonviolent social change. He co-founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in 1960, and he was a core leader of the civil rights movement in Nashville, TN, in 1960 and in Selma, AL, in 1965. He directed the Alabama Voter Registration Project in 1962, and he was appointed by Martin Luther King, Jr. to be national program administrator for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and national coordinator of the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign. 
Friday, January 18th, 2:00pm
UWF Commons, Bldg. 22 (directions)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Proclamation Reading by SGA

Saturday, January 19th, 8:00am - 2:00pm,
UWF Commons, Bldg. 22 (directions)
Day of Service Opportunities for UWF Students
Salt Marsh Restoration, Salvation Army, Play Pensacola
For more information visit JasonQuest
Saturday, January 19th, 2:00 - 4:00pm
UWF Conference Center, Bldg. 22 (directions)
BEA's Multicultural Celebration

Panel discussion-Celebrating the Dream at UWF
Dr. Brendan Kelly
Dr. Vannee Nguyen
Mr. Carl Sievers
Mr. Wayne Glass
Ms. Rosundonni Marshall


Cultural Explosion
Belmont Youth Band
Buffalo Woman Flute Music
Damascus Road Missionary Baptist Church Youth Praise Dancers
Gulf Coast Voices of Victory Radio Choir
Redefined

Monday, January 21st, 11:00am
Downtown Pensacola

MLKCC Pensacola Community Parade

 

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