MLK

2021 Jun 14

Martin Luther King & The Struggle for Voting Rights, Making Democracy Work

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Online

Join the Harvard Business School for a special session in which Professor David Moss, author of the acclaimed book “Democracy: A Case Study,” makes history come alive with an audience-driven discussion of Martin Luther King Jr. and the struggle for voting rights. Professor Moss will bring his wildly popular approach to teaching the history of American democracy to a new stage. It will be an afternoon that challenges the way you think about America’s history and civic life – and your place in it.

There will be an HBS case study distributed to participants to read in advance,...

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2021 Jan 18

The Mostly Virtual 2021 MLK Week of Service & Learning

Repeats every week on Monday, Friday until Fri Jan 22 2021 .
(All day)

(All day)

Location: 

Virtual

Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and work by joining with others to serve those in need in our community and to learn how you can help create an equitable community that brings us closer to racial justice and equality.

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the inequality and injustice in our society. But we can still lend our helping hands. And we can work together to make this a day—and even a week—of giving and learning. Join together virtually for hands-on service on MLK Day and a Week of Racial and Social Justice Conversations focused on Reverend Martin Luther King...

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2021 Feb 02

Reading, Writing and Racism

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

Reading, Writing and Racism by Bree Picower, is an unapologetic examination of how curriculum choices can perpetuate White supremacy, and offers radical strategies for how schools and teacher education programs can disrupt and transform racism in education. All are welcome to join this interactive book launch sponsored by HGSE's Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging. This interactive book launch will bring together a community of poets, teachers, and teacher educators. For more information, visit the...

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2021 Feb 11

5th Annual Black Religion, Spirituality & Culture Conference, Harvard Divinity School

(All day)

Location: 

Virtual

The Black Religion, Spirituality & Culture Fifth Annual Conference aims to create a safe and meaningful space for B.I.P.O.C. cultural-heritages and traditions of being and becoming. We will facilitate much-needed conversations around the global militarization of police and police brutality against Black and Brown folx across the African Diaspora. Students will engage in high-performance dance, movement, listening to panelists expand on the dance...

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2021 Jan 14

The Power of Having a Dream

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Virtual

The Harvard Extension School is hosting Roundtable reflections in honor of MLK Day week. Students are invited to an intimate roundtable session to reflect on their dreams, how they view the world, and on the legacy of MLK as it stands today.  

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2021 Jan 27

Storytelling in Action: The GRX Immersive Labs Way

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

The Harvard Online Discovery Series kicks off 2021 with a special tribute in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King featuring VR filmmakers Alton Glass and Paris McCoy from GRX Immersive Labs. In the Storytelling in Action: The GRX Immersive Labs Way session, participants will have the opportunity to explore how GRX Immersive Labs are combining the worlds of storytelling and technology with the goal of using virtual reality to empower the next generation of creators and educators. Alton Glass and Paris McCoy of GRX will share the process behind some of...

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2021 Jan 18

Queer Heroes, The Office of BGLTQ Student Life

(All day)

Location: 

Virtual

The Harvard College Office of BGLTQ Student Life has created an asynchronous and interactive website and social media campaign to invite faculty, staff, and students to share personal reflections in dedication to their queer heroes. Featuring a dedication to Bayard Rustin, the hope is to have faculty, staff, and students not only submit their own heroes, but engage with and reflect on the impact of Bayard's legacy.

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2021 Jan 18

MLK Day of Service at Harvard College

12:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Phillips Brooks House Association 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service at Harvard College. Students are invited to sign up for a two-hour virtual volunteer shift during the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 18, 2021. 

Service opportunities include: Caribbean Education Project (CaribEd), Erevna, GenUnity, ImmigrationHelp.Org, LabXchange Eco-Justice Program, Robin Hood Foundation, Asynchronous Projects

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