As the second week of classes begin Ferris State University is hosting its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. Below are a few newsworthy events for the week of Jan. 20.
Monday, Jan. 20
Martin Luther King Day – No Class
Summer 2014 Early Registration Begins
Black Greek Council Week
11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Ward Hall Basement - Tunnel of Oppression Exhibit
(Monday Jan. 20 to Wednesday Jan. 22).
12 to 4 p.m., IRC Connector - March For, I Stand and MLK Food Stock Drive Drop-off (Monday Jan. 20 through Thursday Jan. 23).
3 p.m., IRC Connector - Annual Freedom March
4 p.m., Williams Auditorium - Exclusive Screening of Many Rivers to Cross
6 p.m., First United Methodist Church - Day of Service Project: Community Meal
Students who would like to volunteer may contact Danielle Leisner (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tuesday, Jan. 21
6 p.m., Ward Lobby basement - MLK Celebration – Tunnel Talkback
Ferris students are encouraged to attend the event in the Ward Lobby basement or in the comfort of their own home on Twitter and Facebook using #FerrisMLK and mentioning @FSUOMSS.
Wednesday, Jan. 22
7 p.m., Williams Auditorium – MLK Celebration – 28th Student Tribute and Featured Presentation
Performances focus on a variety of subjects, including race, gender, religious, exploration, queer identity, hip-hop culture, and radical truth-telling. This event is free and open to the public. For more information visit http://www.darknoisetour.com
Thursday, Jan. 23
6 to 8 p.m., IRC 107 – Panhellenic Sorority Recruitment Fair
6 p.m., Wink Arena – Women’s basketball hosts Northwood
7 p.m., FLITE 135 – You Beautiful Black Woman (YBBW) Informational
8 p.m., Wink Arena – Men’s basketball hosts Northwood University
Friday, Jan. 24
3 p.m., FLITE 214 – DOVEine Man of the Year Scholarship Pageant Informational
ZETA PHI BETA SORORITY, INC. KAPPA THETA CHAPTER is inviting any male on campus to compete for the crown. For additional information please contact Shanique Lewis at email@example.com.
Saturday, Jan. 25
1 p.m., Wink Arena – Women’s basketball hosts Lake Superior State
3 p.m., Wink Arena – Men’s basketball hosts Lake Superior StateFor more information on these and other events, visit: http://calendar.ferris.edu/
Last updated: 01-20-2014