Concurrent Social Justice Activities

January 19 sessions

Two sessions of concurrent social justice activities are planned for the campus community on January 19, from 10-11:30 a.m. and 2:30-4 p.m. in the Kirkhof Center.

•• Marathon Readings: Campus community members will read from King’s speeches and books.
Kirkhof Center, room 2270
10-11:30 a.m. only

•• Film Series: Kirkhof Center Theater
Both sessions

•• “Should We Be Colorblind?”: Joel Wendland will lead participants in a discussion of why the act of pretending that racism doesn't exist does not make it go away.
Kirkhof Center, room 2263
10-11:30 a.m. only

•• “Crafting for Our Community”: Participants will engage in projects to be donated to local shelters or health care organizations.
Kirkhof Center, room 2204
Both sessions

•• “Shhh... Let’s NOT talk about this”: Lois Owens will lead participants through activities and videos in which groups will be engaged in active dialogue and debate that will lead to understanding the need for dialogue that will create
positive action.
Kirkhof Center, rooms 2215/2216
Both sessions

•• Act on Racism Performance
Russel H. Kirkhof Center, lower level Area 51
2:30-4 p.m. only