• 2022 Community MLK Celebration Why We Can't Wait January 17-31 mlk.virginia.edu
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 12:57pm

"Why We Can’t Wait,” the title of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s third book, will serve as the theme of the University of Virginia’s 2022 Community MLK Celebration.

“Dr. King’s message in ‘Why We Can’t Wait’ rings just as true today as it did in 1964,” Kevin McDonald, UVA’s vice president for diversity, equity, inclusion and community partnerships, wrote in an email. “As we enter another year of a pandemic that continues to profoundly impact the world and exacerbate the stark disparities in our society, it’s important to remember that we can’t sit idly by. In fact, there’s no better time than the present to be actively engaged in transformational efforts.” (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Anne Bromley) 

Event Date: Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: Zoom Webinar

Join a conversation with student and alumni volunteers who are spearheading an important digital project to document and map Green Book sites across the country.