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Celebrating Black History Month "Your Life Matters"

Martin University will celebrate Black History Month "Your Life Matters" featuring guest speaker Dr. Michael Twyman, Executive Director of YLM, Indiana Black Expo  on Thursday, February 25, 2016.  Dr. Twyman will share insight and bring awareness to the challenges affecting the urban community and the efforts underway to save lives and change the culture.

Martin students are invited to participate by attending the event and participating in the Black History Month Essay Contest.  Winners will be announced and receive cash awards during the program.  Prizes will go to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place essay winners.  Click here to view or download the essay requirements.

Other events taking place during Black History Month include:

Martin Luther King, Jr. "Kingian" Workshop hosted by Professor Derek King, Tuesday, February 23rd at 5:30pm

International Day hosted by Dr. Laila Ayoubi, Dr. Miltina Gavia, and Professor John Musiine, Tuesday, February 23rd at 6:00pm