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MLK Day Celebration 2021: “No Love Without Justice: No Justice Without Truth”

January 17 - January 18

Sunday, January 17

3:00 p.m. – Community Worship Service with Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, with Glen Guyton: Executive Director of Mennonite Church USA
See more on Guyton at the bottom of this page.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eISpANAoQj-6dK3TGdmoGw

Monday, January 18

Campus Celebration

7:00 a.m. – Dancing Resilience, with Katie Mansfield: Lead Trainer of STAR at Eastern Mennonite University
See more on Dancing Resilience at the bottom of this page before joining.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/94536195898

10:10 a.m. – Convocation featuring Nyle Fort: Minister, Activist, and Scholar
 See more on Fort at the bottom of this page.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6_VVQW5mSNWOtYsycM-0ZA

11:15 a.m. – Dancing Resilience, with Katie Mansfield
See more on Dancing Resilience
– Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/94536195898

11:45 a.m. – Talk “The Pandemic, Police Violence, and the Possibility of Transformation, with Nyle Fort
See more on this talk at the bottom of this page.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwuf-mrpj4uGNCgwY6LO9V8Okt74ypSf_3Z

1:00 p.m. – Lecture  The Rebirth of a Nation: Reconstruction After the Civil War, with Dr. Jacqueline Walker: Emerita Professor of History, James Madison University
See more on this lecture 
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcOmuqTguGtMZvOYarN2SC36NFU2mQt-X

2:15 p.m. – Presentation “Yes, And: Why Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Matter,” with Dr. Brent Lewis: Associate Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at James Madison University
See more on this presentation at the bottom of this page.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvcu2rrDItE9x-W6EEl2MHyopNU4E1-0SL

3:15 p.m. – Lecture “Remembering the Confederacy: A Monumental Debate,” with Dr. Mark Sawin: Professor of History, Eastern Mennonite
University
See more on this lecture.
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ufuCgrDMqE9NF99CdpQbJR1C8wcA-aHvG

4:30 p.m. – Bystander Training for Bias and Microaggressions, with Leda Werner: Sexual Violence and Prevention Grant Manager, Eastern Mennonite University, and BJ Bryson, Professor of Social Work at James Madison University
See more on this training below
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ldeChqz8tHtakktipU9PlwgwORuCP4q0z

7:00 p.m. – Dancing Resilience, with Katie Mansfield
See more on Dancing Resilience
– Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/94536195898

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January 17
End:
January 18
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