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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

University Ave
West Chester, PA 19382

Phone: 610-436-1000

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration - January 22, 2015

10:00 22nd Annual MLK, Jr. Brunch
Sykes Student Union Ballroom, WCU
Tickets $35 ea • $280 table of 8 • SSI Ticket Office: 610-436-2266
Sponsor: WCU President's Office and Frederick Douglass Society

12:00 WCU Gospel Choir
Sykes Student Union Lobby TV Lounge, First Floor

12:30 Panel Discussion
Sykes Student Union Theater
The Color of Justice: A conversation about the Ferguson case and the intersections of race and social and economic inequalities.

2:30   Service Project (Two Sessions: 2:30-4:00, 4:30-6:00)
Sykes Student Union Ballroom
Volunteers will make blankets for children at Nemours A.I. DuPont Children's Hospital, Chester County Hospital NICO and Pediatrics, and Fleece for Keeps.
Free T-Shirts for the first volunteers to participate in each session!
Sponsor: Office of Service Learning and Volunteer Programs

4:30   Soul Food Dinner (4:30-8:30)
Sykes Union Home Zone and Lawrence Dining Center, WCU
$6.50 Sykes Union Home Zone
$9.50 Lawrence Dining Center. All you can eat. Students may use meal plan.

7:30   Film Presentation Dear White People
Sykes Student Union Theater
A social satire that follows the stories of four black students at an Ivy League college where controversy breaks out over a popular, bu offensive black-face party thrown by white students. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, the film explores recial identity in acutely-not-post-racial America.
FREE screening sponsored by the Student Activities council