RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (KTHV) - Arkansas Tech University in Russellville are taking part in the nationwide celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 19 through the 21.
The university will host a series of events collectively known as "Giving Voice: Building Bridges and Breaking Barriers."
On Monday, Jan. 19 the celebration will begin with a community service at 9 a.m. at the Hindsman Tower. At 2 p.m. there will be a campus march starting in front of the Doc Bryan Student Services Center.
At 9 p.m. Tuesday, there will be an open mic night in Baswell Techionery.
On Jan. 21, a gallery walk will be held from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the Young Ballroom.
The university's African-American Association (AASA), Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, Spectrum and Student Government association as well as the Arkansas Tech Office of Residence Life and the Arkansas Tech Division of Student Services will all be sponsoring the event.