Jan 14, 2022

HACC Celebrates the Life and Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

HARRISBURG, Pa. -
 
WHO: HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College
WHAT: Events celebrating the life and legacy of the late Martin Luther King Jr., American civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner
WHEN: Virtual events will be held at noon on Jan. 19 and Jan. 20, 2022.
WHERE: Events can be accessed virtually.
COVERAGE: The public is invited to join the HACC community in celebrating the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at the following events.
 
I’ve Been to the Mountain

Jan. 19, 2022, at noon

HACC students will share their “mountaintop experiences” at the College, how Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and message have impacted them and how they plan to impact those around them.

Zoom link: https://hacc.zoom.us/j/93655745274  
 
MLK and The Strength of Shared Dreams
Jan. 20, 2022, from noon-1 p.m.

Through character portrayal and video, “Shared Dreams” illustrates the last third of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life. It depicts how his “Poor People’s Campaign” was a turning point in intersectional advocacy when a broad cross section of cultural groups came together to fight against poverty. The program is presented by Dialogues on Diversity, an award-winning social justice and diversity theater company.

Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4453516127 

Please note the College is closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 17, 2022.
 
About HACC
HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, is the first and largest of Pennsylvania’s 15 community colleges. HACC offers approximately 100 career and transfer associate degree, certificate and diploma programs to approximately 15,350 students. Also, the College serves students at its Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York campuses; through virtual learning; and via workforce development and continuing education training. For more information on how HACC is uniquely YOURS, visit hacc.edu. Also, follow us on Twitter (@HACC_info), follow us on Instagram (@HACC_edu), like us on Facebook (Facebook.com/HACC64) and use #HACCNews.