The Committee to Commemorate Martin Luther King (CCMLK) will host the 30th annual community luncheon and program on Monday, January 15, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Manahan Orthopedic Capital Center at Grace College. Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend the event at no cost. The first 300 attendees will receive a complimentary lunch. For more information, visit here.
The Grace College Council for Diversity and Inclusion will host the second annual React Week Monday, Jan. 15 - Friday, Jan. 19 to celebrate the life, legacy and character of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On Monday, classes are canceled. Students are invited to participate in Q Union, a national simulcast event designed to give guidance and inspiration for how to engage society's most difficult conversations. The special event will take place Monday from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. in McClain Auditorium.
Students are also invited to participate in unique service opportunities on Monday and Wednesday; email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign up. React Brave Spaces will take place on Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. and Thursday from 7:30 - 9 p.m. We will read and discuss Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail. A MLK art journaling event will take place Tuesday night from 7 - 9 p.m. and a poetry workshop will be held Wednesday from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. In addition, special chapels will be held Wednesday through Friday.
The first Lancer Day of 2018 will take place on Friday, Jan. 19. Lancer Days are an opportunity for prospective students and parents to visit campus with other families interested in Grace. Students and parents have the opportunity to attend chapel, tour the campus, meet current Grace students and faculty, and eat lunch in our dining commons. For more information or to register, visit here.