17
January
2008
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12:00 AM
America/New_York

Ohio State students mark King Holiday with day of service

COLUMBUS – Ohio State University students will commemorate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday (1/21) with a day of community service and a freedom march.
To honor the life and legacy of the civil rights leader, the King Day of Service will pair students with community service agencies throughout the day. Students will be available for interviews from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Faith Mission men's shelter, 151 N. Sixth St.

The King March of Freedom will depart at 3:15 p.m. from the university's Hale Black Cultural Center, 153 W. 12th Ave. Students, faculty and staff will march to Columbus City Hall for the citywide processional, which concludes at Veteran's Memorial, 300 W. Broad St.

WHAT: Ohio State students honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with several events

WHEN: King Day of Service – 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday (1/21)
March of Freedom – 3:15 p.m. on Monday (1/21)

WHERE: King Day of Service – Faith Mission Shelter, 151 N. Sixth St.
March of Freedom – Hale Black Cultural Center, 153 W. 12th Ave.