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Day of Service and Film Series Mark MLK Day Celebrations
Mars Hill College celebrated the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Saturday, January 28. A total of 75 faculty, staff and students came out to honor MLK’s memory with service at eight sites in Madison County.
A kickoff on Saturday morning included encouraging words from Elder John R. Hayes, former President of Asheville’s NAACP and entertainment from the Hillcrest Highsteppers majorette and drum corps. During the week prior to the MLK Day of Service, a total of 195 students, faculty and staff attended Mars Hill’s 2nd annual MLK film series, featuring films that examined values consistent with MLK’s message of tolerance and respect.