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‘A Day ON, Not a Day Off’ for many S&T students Jan. 21

Posted by on January 15, 2019

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A group of civic-minded students at Missouri University of Science and Technology will participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service by taking “A Day ON, Not a Day Off” on Monday, Jan. 21. This year, more than 250 students and staff will volunteer throughout Phelps County.

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Candid photos, views of ‘60s civil rights activist focus of new book

Posted by on July 15, 2014

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Fifty years ago, Rev. Ed King spent the summer alongside Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Young and other civil rights workers, and hundreds of college-student volunteers attempting to get black Mississippians registered to vote.

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Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration, other events planned for Rolla area

Posted by on January 6, 2006

The African American Cultural Recognition Committee at the University of Missouri-Rolla will sponsor or co-sponsor several local events in the coming months to celebrate diversity and promote cultural awareness. All events are open to the public.

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