Events

Commemoration Week Events

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Monday, January 20

• 10 a.m.-Noon: Upcycling, Kirkhof Center, Pere Marquette Room

• 11 a.m.-Noon: Panel Discussion, Kirkhof Center, room 2215/2216

• Noon-1:15 p.m.: Free Campus Lunch, Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room

• 1:30 p.m.: Silent March to Fieldhouse, Assemble at Zumberge Hall

• 2 p.m.: Keynote Presentation by Yusef Salaam, "Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere," Fieldhouse Arena
Approved for LIB 100/201 classes.
Please complete survey after presentation.

 

Wednesday, January 22

• 3-4 p.m.: Workshop by Cedric Taylor: "Film As Activism: Documentary Filmmaking With Your Smartphone"
Kirkhof Center, Pere Marquette Room
Please complete survey after workshop.

• 4:30 p.m.: Keynote Presentation, "A Dream Still Deferred: Environmental (In)Justice and the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."  by Cedric Taylor, Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room
Approved for LIB 100/201 classes.
Please complete survey after presentation.

 

Saturday, January 25

• 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.: MLK Jr. Day of Service and Solidarity; Coordinated by the Community Service Learning Center, volunteers will hear a keynote presentation then participate in service projects with area partners. Meet at the Cook-DeWitt Center. Transportation and lunch provided. Register online at gvsu.edu/service.

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