Legacy of MLK Tribute: DR. BERNICE A. KING

The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

The evening celebration will include a music ensemble by the legendary music hall of fame inductees Linda Hornbuckle and Janice Scroggins.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
6:00 P.M.
Portland State University
Peter Stott Center Gymnasium
930 SW Hall St.

Tickets are required for all attendees, and can be obtained at the PSU Box Office inside the Broadway entrance of Smith Memorial Student Union, 503-725-3307, or online: http://www.pdx.edu/boxoffice/

The event is FREE to PSU students. (one ticket per student)
The cost for the faculty, staff and general public is $15 (plus a $2 service fee).

Dr. Bernice A. King is the youngest daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. and the chief executive officer of The King Center.

Dr. King is a minister, activist, lawyer and public speaker, focusing on social justice, nonviolence and personal motivation – particularly among young people. She also is a member of Georgia’s state bar, and served as a law clerk in the Fulton County (GA) juvenile court system.

Dr. King spearheaded the Aug. 28 “Let Freedom Ring” event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and her father’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech. The event included President Obama and former presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, as well as international leaders, dignitaries and entertainers.


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