Jewett Center for Community Partnerships

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Different Shades of Green or Beyond the Farm

On Friday January 29, 2016, Wesleyan University will celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. All members of the Wesleyan and greater Middletown community are invited to a panel presentation & discussion to explore the perspective on Environmental Justice as a keystone to Civil Rights and Social Justice Legacy that Dr. King has left. The discussion will take place at 4:15pm in the Memorial Chapel.

Keynote: Dr. Dorceta E. Taylor, Ph.D.

Professor; University of Michigan, James E. Crowfood Collegiate Chair; Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Past Chair of the Environment and Technology Section of the American Sociological Association

For more information, visit the MLK Celebration homepage.

There is a block of tickets available for community members - it is first come, first serve. Please fill out the form below and you will receive an email confirmation. Registration will close on Monday January 26th.

Please contact Cathy Lechowicz ( with any questions.