• Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
  • Saturday, January 19th
  • 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
  • Meet at McAlexander Fieldhouse, OSU Campus
  • For more information, visit the website: oregonstate.edu/cce/MLK
  • For accommodations related to disability, call 541-737-7673.

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service is about coming together to honor Dr. King’s life and legacy and help further his dream for peace by serving our neighbors and communities. MLK Day is a perfect opportunity for us to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, builds bridges, breaks down barriers, addresses social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of strong, beloved communities.

Students, staff, and faculty are invited to take part in this event and celebration.

8+ service projects will be offered for the 2013 event addressing diverse issue areas and including various types of projects. Pre-registration is required. Participants will assemble at McAlexander Fieldhouse between 8:30 and 9am on Saturday January 19th. Continental breakfast and hot tea/coffee will be provided during the check-in process and a hot lunch will be provided upon return to campus between 1pm and 1:30pm. The 2013 MLK Day of Service is sponsored by the Center for Civic Engagement, the Student Events and Activities Center, and HandsOn Willamette.

Take time to learn more about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from The King Center and the National MLK Day of Service.

New Day, Same Dream: Hosted by Center for Leadership Development.  January 15, 2013, Tuesday 5:00 to 6:00 PM in the Memorial Union Journey Room.  Come and discuss how Martin Luther King, Jr’s dreams and leadership lessons can apply to our generation.  Explore how his vision can inspire us to take action and face our challenges.  Contact Melissa Yamamoto for questions at melissa.yamamoto@oregonstate.edu or at (541)737-6385.  Request for accommodations related to a disability can be made by calling Disability Access Services at (541)737-4098 by January 10, 2013

We Have a Dream: A Reader’s Theatre of Peaceful Heroes

Readings from past Nobel Peace Prize winners: Martin Luther King Jr. (1964), Nelson Mandela (1993), Muhammad Yunus (2006), Aung San Suu Kyi (1991), Rigoberta Menchú Tum (1992) and Tawakkol Karman (2001).

  • Thursday, January 17th
  • 6:00- 7:15 PM
  • OSU Memorial Union Journey Room, Oregon State University campus
  • Student Events & Activities Center (SEAC) and International Students of OSU (ISOSU)
  • Requests for accommodations related to a disability can be made by calling Disability Access Services at 541-737-4098 by January 14.
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