Liz Lewis, seated, in 1969 was the first scholarship recipient from the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund in San Luis Obispo. Standing are two of the fund co-founders, Rusty Duval and Jennie Hiltel.
Liz Lewis, seated, in 1969 was the first scholarship recipient from the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund in San Luis Obispo. Standing are two of the fund co-founders, Rusty Duval and Jennie Hiltel. Courtesy
Liz Lewis, seated, in 1969 was the first scholarship recipient from the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund in San Luis Obispo. Standing are two of the fund co-founders, Rusty Duval and Jennie Hiltel. Courtesy

MLK scholarship recipient helped bridge SLO High’s racial divide

February 04, 2017 1:34 PM

About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.