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Monday, January 20, 2020
Martin Luther King Day, No Class
9:00 AM
Wofford at a Glance
Wofford at a Glance Preview Day 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
MLK Week Event: Authentic Relationships, Gray-Jones Room
Learn to evaluate misinformation about other identity groups and how to build bonds in this National Coalition Building Institute workshop. Lunch will be provided. RSVP by email to stukesje@wofford.edu. Sponsored by Wofford’s NCBI Team and The Space in the Mungo Center.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
MLK Week Event: Spirituality Meets Social Justice, Center for Community-Based Learning Lobby, MSBVC
We know that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was the drum major for social change, but do you know MLK the reverend? Learn more about how both of these two worlds intersected. Sponsored by Olivia Free, junior sociology and anthropology and Spanish major from Moncks Corner, S.C.
10:30 AM - Noon
MLK Week Event: Nonviolent Communication, Olin 207A
This program is an introduction to the “nonviolent communication method” by Marshall Rosenburg, including hands-on-activities with a focus on compassion. Sponsored by Dr. Begoña Caballero, dean of diversity and inclusion.
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
MLK Week Event: Toiletry Kits for Homeless People, Sandor Teszler Library Seminar Room

MLK promoted the idea of “Agape Love,” which begins by loving others for their sakes. Come and provide assistance to local homeless people. Sponsored by April E. Grey, Interim Dean of the Library and director of library collections, discovery and access services, Sandor Teszler Library.

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
MLK Week Event: African Dance, Richardson Dance Studio
Learn the history and witness the beauty of African dance, presented by former Alvin Ailey dancer Arialle Kennedy Smith of Spartanburg. Wear comfortable clothing to participate.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MLK Week Event: Cradle to Career Experience, Olin 207A
Join the Cradle to Career Experience and its interactive group activities to learn more about achievement disparities and equity related to the educational picture in Spartanburg County. RSVP is appreciated by email to caballerob@wofford.edu. Sponsored by the Spartanburg Academic Movement, the United Way of Piedmont and Dr. Begoña Caballero, dean of diversity and inclusion.
2:30 PM
Charlotte Hornets Game
WAC will be taking a charter bus to the Charlotte Hornets game!  Because there are no classes this day, the bus will depart from in front of Old Main at 2:30pm.  The game starts at 5:00pm.  As soon as the game is over, we will take the bus back to Wofford.  The cost of this event is $15.  Dinner, a Hornets t-shirt, and transportation are all included in that cost.  There are limited spots available, so make sure to sign up and reserve your spot today! 

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