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Chicago Campus Schedule of Events

Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, January 27






Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Chicago Campus DREAM Week Reception & Staged Reading of The Mountaintop

Join us for a staged reading of the play The Mountaintop, set the day before Dr. King's assassination and after delivery of the sermon, I've Been To The Mountaintop. A reception will take place in Thorne Lobby before the performance.  Directed by Tim Rhoze.

Thorne Lobby & Auditorium

Reception 5:30 PM

Performance 6:00 PM

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Ongoing Racial Disparities in American Institutions

This panel will explore the ongoing racial disparities that continue to plague American institutions.

Rubloff 150

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Friday, January 24, 2020

Chicago Campus Oratorical Contest

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, 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.  Finalists will present their essays, and the audience members will get to vote for their favorite oratorical performance.  Lunch will be provided.

Rubloff 150

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Monday, January 27, 2020

Question & Answer with #MeToo Movement Founder Tarana Burke

Tarana Burke shares the story behind the genesis of the viral 2017 TIME Person of the Year-winning ‘me too.’ movement, and gives strength and healing to those who have experienced sexual trauma or harassment.

Thorne Auditorium

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Saturday, January 18, 2020
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Monday, January 27, 2020

Service Activities

Kick off the semester by participating in one of the many service project opportunities planned in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King's life and work.

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