"Beyond the Dream" Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration 2018

Sunday, January 14

Opening Event: Praise Session and Reflections with Joseph Wilson ’19 and Black Campus Ministry
1:00 p.m., Thompson Memorial Chapel

Monday, January 15

Day of Service and Community Engagement
The Center for Learning in Action (CLiA), the Davis Center, and the Zilkha Center for Environmental Initiatives, in partnership with the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) and various North Adams community partners, invite all students to participate in a variety of social service projects. Transport from and back to Williams will be provided. To reserve a van spot, contact Chaplain Sharif Rosen by Friday, January 12.
8:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

“Beyond the Dream” Reflections from Williams scholars and professors
7:00 p.m., Paresky Auditorium

Dinner: Cuisine from the African Diaspora at Whitman’s Dining

Tuesday, January 16

Social Impact Starts Here: Williams Students Share Stories from the Front Lines of Local Service and Engagement
5:30–6:45 p.m., Dodd Living Room

Wednesday, January 17

Informed and Involved: Organizing Workshop Featuring Local Advocates and Activists
5:30–6:45 p.m., Driscoll Lounge

Dinner: Puerto Rican cuisine at Driscoll Dining

Thursday, January 18

Film Screening: Dolores, dir. Peter Bratt (2017)
7:45 p.m., Paresky Auditorium

Dinner: Cuisine of Bangladesh at Mission Dining

Friday, January 19

Islamic Prayer Service: “Beyond the Dream”
1:00 p.m., Thompson Memorial Chapel basement

Closing Event: Marathon of Voices (student vocal performances)
6:00–6:30 p.m., Thompson Memorial Chapel