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Chicago Events

MLK Oratorical Competition 
Friday, Jan. 15, noon

All are invited to the final round of the Chicago Campus Oratorical Competition. The competition is open to all students currently enrolled in a program on the Chicago campus of Northwestern University, and Chicago campus staff. Finalists will present their essays, and audience members will vote for their favorite oratorical performance. For more information on the competition, please email

Dream Week 2021 Service Activity
Saturday, Jan. 16, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

A remote service opportunity with the Women’s Justice Institute is open to Chicago campus students.

Panel Discussion: “Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”
Tuesday, Jan. 19, noon to 1 p.m.

Join Northwestern Law and Feinberg School of Medicine faculty and alumni for a candid conversation about the ramifications of systemic racism in law and medicine in the U.S.

Chicago Programing Flier

Videos of the keynote and candlelight vigil programs will be captioned and published on the Northwestern MLK website for accessible viewing.