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MLK Celebration Week 2018

Watch a clip of 2018 ONE DREAM MLK Celebration on January 18, 2018 at Free State High School (Douglas County - USD 497)

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 15

MLK March Across Campus and Musical Celebration

Words from the Chancellor begin at 1 pm in Strong Hall rotunda

March from Strong Hall to Kansas Union begins at 1:15 pm

Musical celebration begins at 1:45 pm in Kansas Union, 4th floor traditions area

Sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Equity


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17

KU Common Book Discussion for Incoming Students***

3:30 pm – Spencer Museum of Art Teaching Gallery

Sponsored by the Office of First Year Experience

Building Communities of Care and Justice: Our Local Work

7:30 pm – Lawrence Public Library Auditorium

Sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Equity

*Events with asterisks qualify for Arts Engagement Certificate credit.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18

Approaches to Teaching and Learning African American History with Pero Dagbovie

1 pm – The Commons, Spooner Hall

Sponsored by the Office of First Year Experience

Lawrence Public Schools ONE DREAM Event

5:30 pm – Free State High School

Sponsored by Lawrence Public Schools

Representations of African American History in U.S. Politics and Popular Culture with Pero Dagbovie

7 pm – Lawrence Public Library Auditorium

Sponsored by the Office of First Year Experience & Langston Hughes Center


MONDAY, JANUARY 22

Showing of “Moonlight” film***

8 pm – Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Student Union Activities


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