UM-D Women’s Resource Center to observe MLK Day Thursday

DEARBORN — The University of Michigan-Dearborn Women’s Resource Center will host its fifth annual MLK Noon Day Observance from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Kochoff Hall C in the University Center.

The event, which is free and open to the public, is part of UM-D’s campuswide Martin Luther King Jr. week of activities. Light refreshments will be served.

This year’s keynote speaker will be the Rev. Horace L. Sheffield III, UM-D alumnus and pastor of New Destiny Baptist Church in Detroit. Sheffield hosts a weekly radio broadcast “On The Line” on WGPR-FM. He also hosts his own issues-based talk show “Real Talk” on WADL-TV Channel 38, has a worldwide religious broadcast seen in more than 70 million homes on The WORD Network, is viewed in more than 50 million homes in Africa, and is viewed by American troops on the Armed Services Network.

For more information contact the Women’s Resource Center at (313) 583-6445 or e-mail