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Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story Documentary & Discussion

Helmed by executive producer Shawn Carter (aka Jay-Z), Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story examines the life and legacy of Trayvon Martin. The six-part, unscripted documentary series looks at one of the most talked-about and controversial events of the last decade, including the worldwide Black Lives Matter movement that grew after Trayvon’s death.

Viewings are free and will be followed by a moderated discussion. Watch one episode or all!

Thurs., Jan. 17 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Episode: Stand Your Ground
Facilitated by Dwaine Plaza, Professor of Sociology

Fri., Jan. 18 from 3 - 4:30 p.m.
Episode: Et Tu, America
Facilitated by Allison Davis-White Eyes, Director of Community Diversity Relations and Daniel López-Cevallos, Associate Professor of Latina/o/x Studies, Ethnic Studies, and Health Equity

Mon., Jan. 21 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.  
NEW LOCATION: Reser Stadium, Toyota Club Level
Episode: The Elephant in the Room
Facilitated by Jamaal May, Student-Athlete Development Coordinator

Wed., Jan. 23 from 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Episode: Justice for George
Facilitated by José-Antonio Orosco, Professor of Philosophy

Thurs., Jan. 24 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Episode: The Burden of Proof
Facilitated by Scott Vignos, Assistant Vice President, Strategic Diversity Initiatives

For accommodations or info, contact events@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4717.

A Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Special Event Series
Sponsored by the Office of Institutional Diversity

diversity.oregonstate.edu/mlk

Thursday, January 24 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Learning Innovation Center (LINC), 228
165 SW Sackett Place, Corvallis, OR 97321

Event Type

Lecture or Presentation, Meeting or Discussion, Training or Class

Event Topic

Diversity/Equity/Inclusion

Audience

Faculty and Staff, Student

County

Benton

Tags

MLKCelebration

Website

https://diversity.oregonstate.edu/mlk

Cost

Free

Organization
Office of Institutional Diversity
Contact Name

University Events

Contact Email

events@oregonstate.edu

Contact Phone

541-737-4717

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