Metropolitan State University Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day Celebration: Building CommUNITY: Epitomizing and Evolving Reconstruction in the Midst of Pandemics.
Emcee: Dr. Timothy Berry
Scheduled to speak:
- Dr. Artika Tyner, educator, author and advocate for justice. Dr. Tyner is the founding director of Center on Race, Leadership and Social Justice at the University of St. Thomas Law School and is the founder of non-profit Planting People Growing Justice.
- Essence Williams, recipient of Metropolitan State's George Floyd Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Racial and Social Justice Scholarship.
- Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter (invited)
Register to attend: https://minnstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqfumhqzwtH9f1L00Tc_z3bCfSkQbKjkpi
This event is sponsored by the MLK Planning Team, Multicultural, American Indian Retention Services, and University Advancement. Free and open to the public.
If you need disability accommodations to make this event accessible, please contact the Center for Accessibility Resources, 651-793-1549 or firstname.lastname@example.org.