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Calendar of Events 2015

As we continue to add to our calendar of events, please check back often for updates.
Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted


 Thursday, January 15


Geisel School of Medicine Film
6:00 pm, Chilcott Auditorium


Sunday, January 18


Community Faith Celebration
with Reverend Starsky Wilson
2-3:30pm pm, Rollins Chapel

Monday, January 19


Human Resources presents
MLK Day Employee Celebration Breakfast
with Professor Denise Anthony
*8:30-10 am, Hanover Inn, Grand Ballroom
Pre-registration required: or (603) 646-3411

 MLK towards freedom

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Speech at Dartmouth
Towards Freedom: An Audiorecording of King's Speech with Images from the Civil Rights Movements
9 am-3 pm, 105 Dartmouth Hall
presentation loops approximately every hour
Also at


Tucker Foundation Service Opportunity
MLK Day of Service: Dartmouth Gives Back
10am-3pm, Collis Commonground

 student forum

Student Forum on Global Learning
with Opening Address
11:30am-3:30 pm, Haldeman & Kemeny Halls
Sessions run throughout the day
Info and full presentation abstracts:

 Alpha Logo

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Presents
22nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Candlelight Vigil Procession
5 pm, gather at Cutter-Shabazz Hall, first floor 


Keynote Address by Professor Ella Bell
*7 pm, The Moore Theater, Hopkins Center
Reception to follow at the Top of the Hop
Free tickets at the Hop Box Office beginning noon January 13th w/Dartmouth ID
beginning 10 am January 15th for general public 4-ticket limit per person
Ticket holders must take seats by 6:45pm, after which empty seats become available to all

 Wednesday, January  21

  The Hood Museum of Art Presents
"Mine Eyes Have Seen:"
Photographer Harry Benson and the Mourning of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
5:00-6:00pm, Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art


 Thursday, January 22




Geisel School of Medicine Keynote Address and Reception
Dr. Wayne Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Management
5:30 pm Keynote, 6pm Reception
Wayne Joseph Riley served from January 2007 to June 2013 as the 10th President and Chief Executive Officer of historic Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee, the nation’s largest, private, independent, historically black academic health center dedicated to educating health professionals. .


Friday, January 23


Hopkins Center Film
7pm, Spaulding, Hopkins Center for the Arts

 lifted banner

Student Performance Showcase
LIFTED: A Celebration of Unity and Song
Time and location, TBD

Saturday, January 24


Hopkins Center Film

*7 pm, LOEW, Black Family Visual Arts Center

 Sunday, January 25


Dartmouth Film Society
She's Beautiful When She's Angry
*4 pm, LOEW, Black Family Visual Arts Center

Tuesday, January 27


ID&E Film Presentation
A Better Life
12 noon-2 pm, 324 Blunt Alumni Center
Brown bag lunch; beverages and dessert provided

Wednesday, January 28


Interactive Panel
Presented by the Geisel School of Medicine
Programmed in conjunction with the MLK Celebration

Thursday, January 29

 Social Justice clock tower

Martin Luther King Jr.
Social Justice Awards and Honoree Panel Discussion
4:30 pm, Location TBD
Reception to follow

Friday, January 30

  Hopkins Center Performance
Oliver Mtukudzi and the Black Spirits
*8pm, Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center

Last Updated: 11/25/14