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Dream Week 2024 Chicago Campus

Dream Week 2024 Chicago Campus Events Flyer
*Note - Events open to Northwestern University campus members

Tuesday, January 16 | 5:00PM
Livestream of Jonathan Eig Keynote
Pritzker School of Law, Rubloff Building Room 150
RSVP to attend livestream viewing on the Chicago campus

Wednesday, January 17 | 12:00PM
A Conversation on Racial Disparities in Healthcare: Dr. Veronica Womack (Associate Director, Northwestern’s Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching) will facilitate a conversation between Professor Ruqaiijah Yearby (Kara J. Trott Professor in Health Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law) and Dr. Melissa Simon (Director, Feinberg’s Institute for Public Health & Medicine – Center for Health Equity Transformation) about the impacts of structural racism and discrimination on the healthcare system, as well as the
ways in which they are working to promote health equity and the elimination of health disparities for historically marginalized and disenfranchised groups.
Location: Pritzker School of Law, Strawn Hall (MC 195)
RSVP to attend

Thursday, January 18 | 12:00PM
Screening of “The March: The Story of the Greatest March in American History,” in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic “I Have a Dream” speech.
Location: Pritzker School of Law, Rubloff Building Room 150
RSVP to attend

Friday, January 19 | 12:00PM
Chicago Campus Oratorical Contest
Chicago Campus Oratorical Contest Information

The competition is open to all Chicago campus students and all Chicago campus staff. Students must be currently enrolled in a program on the Chicago Campus of Northwestern University, including the Feinberg School of Medicine, The Graduate School, the Kellogg School of Management, the Pritzker School of Law, the School of Professional Studies, and Allied Health Programs. All contestants must be available to participate in the Oratorical Competition on Friday, January 19, 2024, from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. CST. The competition will take place on Zoom.

Applications should be sent to no later than 12:00 p.m. CST on January 11, 2024

Zoom Event link
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