The Rev. Bernice King Leads off Speaker Series

August 23, 2002

Penn State Erie has served the community for the past fifteen years by providing a world-class speaker series at no cost to its students and members of the Erie community, and the coming year's Speaker Series is no exception. During the 2002-2003 academic year the college will welcome: The Reverend Bernice A. King, a Baptist minister and youngest daughter of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Oct. 1; Dr. Hunter "Patch" Adams, founder of the Gesundheit Institute and the man behind the well-known movie of the same name, on Nov. 26; Film actor, director, and writer Spike Lee on Jan. 15, 2003; and Peter Hillary and Jamling Norgay, sons of the men who conquered Mount Everest, on March 20, 2003. Each lecture will take place in the McGarvey Commons of the Reed Union Building at 7:30 p.m., and all are free and open to the public. For more on this story, go to

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