Award winning author and motivational speaker Jeff Yalden addressed middle and high school students at the Topeka Performing Arts Center Friday morning.
They were there for Philip V. Ashford Jr., Stop the Violence Day. It's all part of a week long celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Yalden has traveled the globe giving more than 2500 speeches in nearly fifty countries. He's also appeared on MTV.