PERU – Peru State College Council for Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion has announced a week of activities to celebrate social justice in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. beginning Monday, Jan. 15.
Monday (1/15): Social Justice Pledge T-shirt activity.
Tuesday (1/16): Balloon Activity-“Who Am I?”
Wednesday (1/17): PSC Community Wordle.
Thursday (1/18): Globe Activity-“Where in the world are you from?”
All activities will be held in the entrance to the Student Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Council writes, “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr in his Letter from Birmingham Jail (1963) suggested among other things that social injustice anywhere, against any one, is a threat to justice everywhere and to everyone.”
“In addition Dr. King calls for and supports non-violent direct action to address issues of social injustice. In Remembrance of Dr. King and his efforts to bring about social justice and awareness, the CDEI has a week of activities planned for the PSC Community.”