Tag: celebration

In the news: Big turnout for UW-Green Bay-sponsored MLK event

About 200 people turned out Saturday (Jan. 17) for the 20th annual Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration held at NWTC. As we told you here last week, UW-Green Bay plays a major organizational and sponsorship role in the annual event, with several faculty and staff members serving on the event planning […]

UW-Green Bay-sponsored MLK event gets airtime ahead of Saturday celebration

We told you here yesterday that UW-Green Bay is a major sponsor and organizer for the annual Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration, taking place from 10:30 a.m.-Noon Saturday (Jan. 17) in the Student Center at NWTC. Event planning committee members have been busy promoting the celebration on local media, with TV […]

UW-Green Bay a sponsor of annual MLK event, happening Saturday

UW-Green Bay is a major sponsor and organizer of the 20th annual Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration, taking place from 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday (Jan. 17) in the Student Center at NWTC. Our MLK Committee members tell us this year’s event will feature all-new entertainment, including Mexican folk dance, Native American dance, […]

MLK contest winners featured online, in ‘Press-Gazette’

We told you here recently about the 19th annual Community Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday, and UW-Green Bay’s co-sponsorship of, and participation in, the event (news.uwgb.edu/multimedia/photos/01/21/photos-mlk-community-celebration/) During the weekend, the Green Bay Press-Gazette featured some of this year’s winning K-12 poster and essay contest winners, and has posted all the winning MLK […]

Story, photos: Big turnout for King during celebration

Hundreds of community members turned out Saturday (Jan.  18) for the 19th annual Brown County Community Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday. Held at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and co-sponsored and coordinated in conjunction with UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert College and others, this annual event features multicultural music, meaningful reflections, K-12 poster and […]

UW-Green Bay, community celebrate MLK, ‘vision for peace’

Hundreds of Brown County residents shared a vision for peace Saturday, Jan. 18 during the annual Community Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday. Held at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and presented in conjunction with UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert College and other community partners, the 19th annual celebration featured music, reflections and tributes to the great Civil Rights leader.

Watch: Cole, others appear live on “Good Day Wisconsin” ahead of MLK event

Several folks with UW-Green Bay ties made it an early morning Thursday, appearing on WLUK, Fox 11’s Good Day Wisconsin to promote Saturday’s (Jan. 18) community celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday. As we told you here previously, UW-Green Bay is a major sponsor of the event, which will be held from 10:30 […]

Cole to be guest on ‘Good Day Wisconsin’ segment for Saturday’s MLK event

UW-Green Bay’s Juliet Cole will be among the guests on tomorrow morning’s (Thursday, Jan. 16) “Good Day Wisconsin” program, appearing to speak about Saturday’s (Jan. 18) Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration. Cole, as we’ve told you before, is one of several UW-Green Bay members of the event’s planning committee, for which the University is […]

UW-Green Bay a partner in community’s Jan. 18 MLK event

UW-Green Bay once again is a major sponsor for the 19th annual Community Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday, taking place from 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, Jan. 18 in the Student Center at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. This annual event honoring King’s life and legacy features inspiring remarks from community and educational leaders, multicultural […]