WMU MLK events http://wmuk.org en WMU commemorates MLK's 1963 visit http://wmuk.org/post/wmu-commemorates-mlks-1963-visit <p>All eyes were on the nation’s capital this summer for events commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Now Kalamazoo will have its own celebration marking the snowy night 50 years ago that King spoke at Western Michigan University, just four months after that historic address in Washington, D.C.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:31:37 +0000 Earlene McMichael 10576 at http://wmuk.org WMU commemorates MLK's 1963 visit Speaker to discuss politics, race and performance Thursday at WMU http://wmuk.org/post/speaker-discuss-politics-race-and-performance-thursday-wmu <p>A Stanford University Drama Professor <a href="http://www.wmich.edu/news/2013/01/4012">will speak Thursday night at Western Michigan University</a>. Harry Elam Jr. is also a Vice-Provost at the school in Palo Alto, California. He will speak at the Richmond Center Thursday night at 6:00. His address is part of the university’s events to honor Martin Luther King and also part of the Center for Humanities Power and Publics speaker series.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 12:22:36 +0000 Gordon Evans 1557 at http://wmuk.org Speaker to discuss politics, race and performance Thursday at WMU