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SUNY Canton Students Celebrate King’s Legacy with Day of Service

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

For the second year, SUNY Canton students celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of community service.

The Student Affairs Division invited more than 50 children from the Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club to campus to play basketball, volleyball, kickball and ice skate with students.

Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service

“It’s great that SUNY Canton again hosted the Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club, said Tom Luckie Jr. “Our kids really love coming over here.”

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Other events included a presentation by SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran about King’s role in Albany, Ga., movement and the desegregation of Georgia’s Universities.

The Day of Service was previewed by the Watertown Daily Times and featured by WWNYTV 7 News.

Students skating