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2015 Calendar of Events

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 18

 

 

30th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration

5:00 PM

Mt. Zion First African Baptist Church

Presented by the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration Planning Committee

 

 


 

MONDAY, JANUARY 19

 

Day in the Life of a Healthcare Professional

11:00 AM

University of Virginia Health System

Presented by the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the Medical Center

 

 

"Diversity in Health Care Education and Practice"

Speaker: Marc Nivet

4:00 PM

McCleod Hall Auditorium

Presented by the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the Medical Center

 


 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 20

 

Film Screening: First Generation

7:00 PM

Newcomb Theater

Presented by the Virginia College Advising Corps, the Office for Diversity & Equity, the Office of the Dean of Students, and Upward Bound

 


 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21

 

Interfaith Worship Service

5:30 PM

Brody Jewish Center at the University of Virginia

Presented by area faith communities and the University of Virginia

 


 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 22

 

 

 

TA-NEHISI COATES

Keynote Address

6:00 PM

Culbreth Theater

Presented by the Office for Diversity & Equity

and the Frank Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy

 

 


 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23

 

"Black Lives Matter: Speaking Out Against Injustice"

Panel Discussion

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Auditorium of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Presented by the University Library

 

 

"The Other Movement Inspired by Dr. King

and the African American Struggle for Civil Rights"

Speaker: Dr. Glenn B. Anderson

6:00 PM

Holloway Hall, Curry School of Education

Presented by the Student Disability Access Center, the Curry School of Education, the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs, and the American Sign Language Program

 

 

Revival

7:30 PM

V. Earl Dickinson Building at Piedmont Virginia Community College

Presented by Phoenix Theatre and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 

 


 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24

 

"Empowering Caregivers: African Americans and Alzheimer's Disease"

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

Presented by the Alzheimer's Association, the School of Nursing, and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 

 

Revival

7:30 PM

V. Earl Dickinson Building at Piedmont Virginia Community College

Presented by Phoenix Theatre and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 


 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 25

 

Raisin' Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey

7:00 PM

The Paramount Theater

*Please note: Tickets are $24.50 and can be purchased at the above link or at the Paramount Theater Box Office

Presented by the Paramount Theater and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 

 

Revival

7:30 PM

V. Earl Dickinson Building at Piedmont Virginia Community College

Presented by Phoenix Theatre and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 


 

MONDAY, JANUARY 26

 

Raisin' Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey (Arts Education Performance)

10:30 AM

The Paramount Theater

*Please note: The public performance will take place on Sunday, January 25. Ssee here for more details.

Presented by the Paramount Theater and the Office for Diversity & Equity

 

 


 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 27

"Continuing Education at U.Va.: Early Service to Women and African Americans"

3:30 - 5:00 PM

Auditorium of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Presented by the School of Continuing and Professional Studies and the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library in celebration of the School's centennial

 

 


 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 29

 

Film Screening: Slavery by Another Name

6:00 PM

Jefferson Madison Regional Library - Central Branch (Downtown)

Presented by the Jefferson Madison Regional Library and the Charlottesville Office of Human Rights