MLK Celebrations at Ferris
Date: January 17, 2018
11:00am- 6:00 pm: The Tunnel of Oppression, University Center 116
An interactive display that highlights contemporary issues of oppression designed to introduce participants to the concepts of oppression, privilege, and power. Participants this year will view a series of videos, with themes including but not limited to Black Lives Matter, GLBT Rights, Feminism, Intersectionality, and Sports Activism.
10:00 am- 6:00 pm: Room of Reflection, University Center 112
View and listen to speeches from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr that will play in the room throughout the day.
7:00 pm- 8:30 pm: Featured Presentation, University Center 202
"Which Lives Matter" is an intense, inclusive, educational lecture, intended to build bridges, not walls. With speaker, poet, and activist, Monti Washington.