Learn More about the MLK Jr. Day Art Show
Use your talents to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Submit any of the following types of art: original paintings, drawings, videos or poetry; recorded readings of poetry or excerpts (2-minute limit); and recorded musical/movement performances (5-minute limit).
- original (deliver to Julie Arnold in Office of Dean of Student Affairs)
- videos (recorded using Canvas Studio), pdf, jpeg (submit to Julie Arnold at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Deadline: MLK Jr. Day, Monday, January 18, 2021 by 5 PM
Prizes will be judged based on art as well as relevance to any one of the 4 themes (see below). Be sure to note your theme with the title of your work. Prizes are Amazon gift cards valued at $100 for 1st prize, $75 for 2nd prize, and $50 for 3rd prize. Winners will be announced on Friday, January 22.
Art will be made available for campus viewing through Canvas.
MLK Jr. Week Themes:
- Monday, January 18 -- History Through the Lens of Race (Part 1)
- Tuesday, January 19 -- History Through the Lens of Race (Part 2)
- Wednesday, January 20 -- Microaggressions, Privilege, and Implicit Bias
- Thursday, January 21 -- The Media and Race
- Friday, January 22 -- Heidelberg Allyship & Moving Heidelberg into Action