MLK Week

Every year, MLK and Friends organize a week full of events to commemorate the assassination of the great Martin Luther King. Next Monday is the kick off event with a Peace Vigil! I strongly encourage everyone to attend one or more of the events to celebrate the memory of MLK.

MONDAY, APRIL 4th: Peace Vigil
A moment of silence in memory of the anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Peace Circle near the Usdan Student Center
NOON- 1:00pm

TUESDAY, APRIL 5th: Eternally Yours…
Art Exhibit
A tribute to Coretta Scott, the Queen of late MLK Jr. & the other courageous women who fought alongside him
Shapiro Campus Center, Art Gallery, NOON to 5:00pm

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6th: The King & I
Panel & Discussion
The fight for justice told from the perspective of women who have made King’s dream, their reality
Gosman Athletic Center, Napoli Trophy Room, 6:00PM to 7:30PM
**Panelists include Ms. Monique Gnanaratnam & Ms. Erika Smith

THURSDAY, APRIL 7th: The Peacemakers
Interfaith Celebration
Personal testimonies of women whose first step toward tolerance, built the staircase for an interfaith community
Ridgewood A Commons, 7:00PM to 8:00PM
**Words from Kaamila Mohamed, Amanda Dryer, Neda Eid, & Susy Rosenfield