Monday, January 16th, 2017, 6:00PM; Doors open at 5:30PM
Tiedtke Concert Hall
Our Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Week kicks off with a commemorative celebration celebrating the life and impact of Dr. King, Jr. The MLK Vigil this year encompasses song and dance, highlighting the theme “Where Do We Go From Here”. This year’s event will include song, dance, and the keynote presentation by CEO and co-found of Equality Florida, Nadine Smith
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, 4:00PM
Every person has a story. For millions of people displacement is a part of that story. This simulation reenacts scenarios that many refugees experience while escaping their country because of persecution, war, or violence.
Thursday, January 19th, 2017, 7:30PM
Warden Arena, Alfond Sports Center
Demonstrating his wide-ranging experiences and passions, Takei shares the story of his family’s forced internment as Japanese Americans during WWII, his rise to celebrity as a Sci-fi icon, his remarkable success as a social media mega power, and his ardent fight for LGBTQ rights and equality in America.
Friday, January 20th, 2017, All Day
Join the Center for Inclusion and Campus Involvement and the Democracy Project for the Inauguration of President Elect Donald J. Trump.
Saturday, January 21st, 2017, 8:30AM Departure
Alfond Sports Center Complex Parking Lot
Meeting at the Alfond Sports Center at 8AM, leaving at 8:30AM. Information about the service project will come directly from the Center for Inclusion and Campus Involvement. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Monday, January 23, 2017
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. I Private Preview Toast with Curators – Museum Members
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. I Public Opening Celebration
Join the Cornell Fine Arts Museum in celebrating the exhibitions The Black Figure in the European Imaginary, AfroFantastic: Black Imagination and Agency in the American Experience, and Reframing the Picture, Reclaiming the Past. Details on these exhibitions, events, museum membership, and more can be found at rollins.edu/cfam.