Xavier 2013 MLK Week: We Should Always Walk Ahead
Events are free and open to the public, except where noted. Co-sponsored by Xavier’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Student Involvement, Center for Interfaith Community Engagement, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Career Services Center and Black Student Association.
MONDAY, JANUARY 21
10:00 a.m. Breakfast and Dialogue: The True Meaning of the Dream GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER 214
We will discuss clips from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Man of Peace In a time of War Documentary.
12:00 p.m. Inauguration 2013 GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER 280
TUESDAY, JANUARY 22
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Exemplary Leadership Practices of Dr. Martin Luther King , Jr. GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER 280
What is your Dream? Drop by to Learn about the leadership practices of Dr. Martin Luther King.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Breaking the Silence: Wall of Expression GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER 1st FLOOR
Address and diffuse the multitude of civil injustices prevalent today.
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Breaking the Silence: Discussing The Wall GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER 214
Dialogue about injustice, discrimination and civil liberties.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23
6:00 p.m. BSA Presents: Our Friend Martin CONATON LEARNING COMMONS KENNEDY AUDITORIUM
This is the story of a black teenager named Miles, who has to go on a class field trip to the museum of learning what Martin Luther King Jr. did for humanity; he thinks that he’d rather play baseball. But the trip turns into an exciting adventure when he and his best friend, Randy, are sent back in time meeting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at several points during his life.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 24
5:00 p.m. Troop 1500 GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER CLOCK TOWER LOUNGE
Troop 1500 unites daughters with mothers who are serving time for serious crimes, giving them a chance to rebuild their broken bonds. Join us in dialogue as we explore Dr. Martin Luther King’s views on social justice issues surrounding women and girls.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 25 TICKETS $5.00
7:00 p.m. THE LADIES OF ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY INC., RHO PSI CHAPTER PRESENT:
Ivy Prince Boyz II Men: Evolution of a Gentleman. GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER THEATER
The Ivy Prince is a pageant that showcases the talents and contributions of the male students on campus.