Tag: MLK

Submit a unity piece to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.

The 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration Committee invites submissions to its annual poster, essay and poetry competition. The celebration will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, January 14, 2017, in the Student Center of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, at which point the prize will be awarded to the […]

UW-Green Bay Participates in Brown County MLK Celebration

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The 21st annual community celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was held Saturday, January 16 in the Student Center at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) Green Bay. UW-Green Bay is a sponsor and has representation on the Celebration Committee. This year, UWGB Provost Greg Davis represented UWGB with remarks. This year’s theme was “My […]

Brown County Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration Saturday

The 21st annual community celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, January 16 in the Student Center at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) Green Bay. UW-Green Bay is a sponsor and has representation on the Celebration Committee. This year’s theme is “My Dream for My Community,” […]

Justin Mallett to keynote Monday’s Green Bay MLK Day Celebration

Justin Mallett, Diversity Director of UWGB’s American Intercultural Center, will be the keynote speaker at the 9th annual City of Green Bay Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, January 18 at Divine Temple Church of God in Christ. The theme of the celebration is “The Dream Still Matters” Mallett […]

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 […]