31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration
November 2015 to January 2016
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
75 Days ’til MLK!
Where: HUB-Robeson Center, Monumental Staircase
When: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Join in the anticipation celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and enjoy special performances, snacks, and prizes.
Leaders of Social Justice Poster Series
Where: HUB-Robeson Center
When: Ongoing December 2015 – January 2016
Stop by the HUB-Robeson Center to view posters recognizing world leaders that have made significant impacts in peace and social justice.
Forum on Black Affairs’ 41st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Banquet
Ticket information: Tickets go on sale before Thanksgiving. Please contact Iyun Osagie, MLK Banquet Chair at 814-865-0334. Shuttle information: On Friday, January 15, 2016, there will be two (2) shuttle bus round trips provided to the Penn Stater, from the HUB – Robeson Center and Shields Building, between 5:30 and 6:00 p.m. (Following the conclusion of the banquet, there will be two (2) round trips back to Shields Building and the HUB – Robeson Center between 9:00 and 9:30 p.m.)Monday, January 18, 2016
MLK Day of Service
Where: Alumni Hall, HUB-Robeson Center
When: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Join us as we come together to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and volunteer in our local community.
Monday, January 18, 2016
Evening Celebration featuring Sybrina Fulton
Where: Schwab Auditorium (Free ticketed event)
When: Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; event begins at 6:00 p.m. and concludes at 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Film Showing of “I Have a Dream”
Where: Freeman Auditorium, HUB-Robeson Center
When: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Social Justice Poster Contest
Where: HUB-Robeson Center Philanthropy Tables
When: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Partnering with State College area schools, the Community Showcase is an art, poetry, and essay contest. More details to come.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Speak for Peace: Social Justice Reception and MLK Oratorical Contest
Where: Heritage Hall, HUB-Robeson Center
When: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Please check back for updates and more events!