Regionally Speaking, Monday, January 20, 2020

Jan 20, 2020

"Regionally Speaking" remembers the "I Have A Dream" address made by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1965 and James Wallace with Indiana University Northwest talks about the Gary campus' special theatrical presentation on January 21st.
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Today:  We recognize this Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day with his "I Have A Dream" speech from 1963 and Indiana University  Northwest's theatrical presentation on Tuesday with  James Wallace, the director of Diversity, Equality and  Multicultural Affairs.  Indiana Youth Institute president and CEO Tami Silverman talks about Indiana National Mentoring Month and the IYI's special initiative called Mentor Indiana. We also bring back our conversations with Diana Rosenthal, jazz educator at Merrillville High School and jazz educator and musician Charkey Harrison, who was commissioned by MHS to prepare a piece he wrote for the school's Jazz Club.