University of North Dakota Faculty/Staff Newsletter

Community MLK Day is Jan. 21 at Empire

You are cordially invited to the first community-wide MLK Day event at the Empire Arts Theater, hosted by the Era Bell Thompson Multicultural Center in partnership with the University of Minnesota, Crookston, the local military base, UND’s Black Student Association, and others.

MLK Day is an opportunity for our community to honor Dr. King’s legacy. We will be doing this through the following events on that day:

Monday, Jan. 21

  • 11 a.m. – Unity Walk (Rally at the steps of the Central High School walk to the Empire Arts Theater)
  • 11:30 a.m. – Arrive at the Empire Arts Theater
  • noon – Martin Luther King Jr. Program for the Grand Cities Area
  • 1 p.m. – Community Social (Refreshments will be served)

You are invited to the whole day or any event that fits your schedule.  Your participation will result in a successful series of events.  Please RSVP at the following link:

If you have any questions regarding the event, please e-mail or call 777.4259.

-- Jenny Wirth, graduate assistant, Multicultural Student Services.

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