Posts Tagged ‘ Martin Luther King Jr. ’

MLK Week activities open with Jan. 18 ‘Freedom Breakfast’

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Campus News, Dec. 13, Issue

The 20th annual Martin Luther King Jr. “Freedom Breakfast” is 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., Jan. 18 at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 11th and P streets. The breakfast features a keynote by John M. Gerrard, U.S. District Court judge for the Nebraska district. Doors open at 7 a.m. Tickets are $20 per person and must be […]

Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jan 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 29, 2009

MLK Week events open with Daniel’s keynote

Jan 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 15, 2009

Educator, poet and advocate Lloyd Daniel was the keynote speaker Jan. 19 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday. Daniel delivered “The Second Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” during the Chancellor’s Program in the auditorium of the Nebraska Union. Daniel discussed Dr. King’s rise into national […]