Campuses Come Together to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day
The student activities office has announced that it will join with Penn State Hazleton to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of special events and community service on Monday, January 19, 2009.
The celebration will begin with a breakfast for the campus community and local agencies at 9:00 a.m. At 11:00 a.m., featured speaker Shindana Cooper will talk about her relationship with Dr. King, and a musical presentation will follow.
From 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. students, faculty, and staff will break into groups and head to various sites in the Hazleton area to perform community service.
Members of Penn State Lehigh Valley who are interested in participating in this event are asked to contact Cindy Nguyen at (610) 285-5042 by December 17, 2008, to register.