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Martin Luther King Jr. Week

Join us from January 20 - 24, 2014, as we celebrate the legacy of  Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, January 20

Opening Ceremony
12:00 p.m. at the Colgate Memorial Chapel
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Workshop by Professor Kermit Campbell
Title: "We Marched, We Sang, We Heard a Man Preach: Remembering the Rhetoric of One Who Dreamed Dreams."
1:00 p.m. at the ALANA Cultural Center

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Workshop by Bob Fullilove '66
(Fullilove is associate dean for Community and Minority Affairs and professor of Clinical Sociomedical Sciences at the Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University.)
Title: "Recalling Dr. King and his Vision for the Future" 
1:00 p.m. at the ALANA Cultural Center
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Workshop by Professor Robert Kraynak
Title: "Letter from the Birmingham Jail: MLK's Theology of Social Justice and Christian Natural Law"
4:00 p.m. at the ALANA Cultural Center
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International Student Panel with Kerra Hunter and Mahadevi Ramakrishnan
4:00 p.m. at the ALANA Cultural Center
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Tuesday, January 21

MLK Presentation for Hamilton Central School
9:30 a.m. in ALANA Multipurpose room

Women's Studies Brown Bag
"Last Chance for Justice: How Relentless Investigators Uncovered New Evidence Convicting the Birmingham Church Bombers"
11:30 a.m. at the Center for Women's Studies
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Wednesday, January 22

Contemporary Art and Sculpture on Dr. King’s Legacy by Patrick Morelli
4:30 p.m. at the Love Auditorium
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Thursday, January 23

COVE Brown Bag 
"The Purpose of Education According to Martin Luther King, Jr."
12:30 p.m. at 207 Lathrop
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Keynote Speaker: Benjamin Todd Jealous
Title: "The Rise, Fall, and Rise of Great Social Movements"
7:00 p.m. at Colgate Memorial Chapel
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Friday, January 24

Afternoon of Service
Partner with your peers to help out in the Hamilton Community. Sponsored by the Max A. Shacknai COVE and ALANA.
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