Events

Schedule

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MLK week schedule

Monday, January 19

10-11:30 a.m.: Concurrent Social Justice Activities, Kirkhof Center

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: Lunch, Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room

1 p.m.: Silent March to Fieldhouse (assemble at Zumberge Hall)

1:30 p.m.: Keynote Presentation by Sybrina Fulton, Fieldhouse

2:30-4 p.m.: Concurrent Social Justice Activities, Kirkhof Center

Tuesday, January 20

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: Linda Pickett presents "Promoting Diversity in Early Childhood"
Kirkhof Center, room 2270

Wednesday, January 21

10-10:50 a.m.: Raul Ysasi presents "Myths Regarding English Language Learners"
Kirkhof Center, rooms 2215/2216

4:30 p.m.: Keynote Presentation by Marc Lamont Hill
Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room
Note: This program will be simulcast to Charles W. Loosemore Auditorium.

Thursday, January 22

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: C.J. Mehall presents "Creating Constructive Conversations And Space Surrounding Race & Privilege"
Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room

2:30-3:45 p.m.: Lisa Perhamus presents "Revolutionary Rebellions … And Then What?"
Kirkhof Center, room 2263

Friday, January 23

6 p.m.: Change U film and talk-back session
Kirkhof Center, room 2263
Screening of "Visions of Abolition: From Critical Resistance to a New Way of Life - Part I “Breaking down the Prison Industrial Complex”; RSVP is required, visit www.gvsu.edu/socialjustice.

Saturday, January 24

9 a.m.-4 p.m.: Change U: Social Justice Training
RSVP required, visit www.gvsu.edu/socialjustice. Join other participants at this event sponsored by the Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center. Through breakout and skill-building sessions, this activist assembly is designed to investigate the often unseen and unnamed realities of structural violence that exist within economic policy, police departments, the military and the Prison Industrial Complex.

9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.: Day of Service
Note: Volunteers will meet in Kirkhof Center then travel to sites. RSVP required, visit www.gvsu.edu/service