A Day in the Life Challenge

According to the 2020 Census, it is estimated that 8.9% of Utah’s population live below the poverty line. In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, UBTech would like to challenge those in our community who can, to give back. Take our “A Day in the Life Challenge” on January 18th, 2021 and live 24hrs live below the poverty line; spending only $3 for all of your food and drinks for the whole day. Then donating the amount you would normally have spent that day, or food items you would have eaten regularly, to your local food pantry.

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MLK events happening at other Utah Colleges and Universities



WSU MLK Speaker: How to Be an Antiracist-From King to Kendi

Please join us virtually as we watch and listen to Dr. Ibram X. Kendi discuss his bestseller, How to Be an Antiracist with President Mortensen, and more.

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SLCC MLK 2021Panel; Racial Inequality, Economic Injustice, and Reparations

Please join us for a panel discussion with some of the preeminent scholars and artists to examine the root(s) of racial inequality and ways to overcome these issues moving forward.

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Realizing the Dream: Renewing our Commitment to Freedom
January 11 – January 15, 2021

Join us for UVU’s 27th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Week. This year’s virtual event will include a digital art gallery, six informative workshops, and a keynote speech delivered by Anthony Ray Hinton of the Equal Justice Initiative on January 13

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U of U MLK Week January 18th – 23rd

“Good Trouble” is a term often associated with former United States Representative John Lewis. As a founder and leader of the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Lewis was the youngest person to speak at the March on Washington, August 28, 1963, and taught us young people must be the change they want to see by pushing and forcing older generations for equitable change. “I want to see young people in America feel the spirit of the 1960s and find a way to get in the way. To find a way to get in trouble, good trouble, necessary trouble.”

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