Celebrate Dr. King this month: Jan. 15 to Jan. 20
The African, African American Resource Center invites you to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Civil Rights Movement leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in a series of events in this month.
Northeastern’s celebration this year will expand on honoring the life and work of the man by exploring the fruits of his labor. "Because He Lived" will explore Dr. King’s impact on humanity and the freedoms and liberties we enjoy in the 21st century.
Below is a calendar of the scheduled events, starting on Jan. 15:
Jan. 15, 2015
Communication, Media and Theatre Assistant Professor Wilfredo Alvarez: What Makes “I have a Dream” Speech the Greatest Speech of the 20th Century, Pedroso Center 4:00pm
Jan. 19, 2015
Day of Service in Gage Park community: A City Year collaboration where volunteers work on service projects at Gage Park High School and Rachel Carson Elementary School, 8:45am – 2:45pm, To sign up, contact Rae Joyce Baguilat at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (773) 442-4686.
Jan. 20, 2015 Because He Lived: Keynote with television host, critic, host and author, TOURÉ. Auditorium 2:00pm - 4:00pm.
All events are free and open to the public.
Pedroso Center Program Highlights
Join the Latino/a Resource Center as we celebrate the bright and colorful
mosaic made up by the cultures of Latino America during
Hispanic Heritage Month.
Celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and ally communities
during Coming Out Week and Trans* Awareness Month
programs and activities!
Come discuss feminism, gender identity, social justice and more at
Pandora’s Box, our inclusive, monthly discussion series.
The "Black and…" brown bag lunch series speaks to how intersecting
identities impact education experiences of people of African descent.
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and appreciation of the rich traditions and cultural influences of Asia during
the annual Asian and Asian American Heritage Conferences.
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