The Cost of Code Switching: An Online Workshop With Courtney L. McCluney, PhDIntroduction by 2019-20 MIT MLK Visiting Scholar Dr. Tina Opie Wednesday April 8th, 2020 @ 1:00pm EST Links and connecting information to follow   What is code switching? How is it used? How does it affect people of color in everyday experiences, both

MON, 16 MAR- The Cost of Code-Switching

The MIT community gathers every February at a celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Speakers have included leaders who are prominent both nationally and in the local Boston/Cambridge community, in accordance with Dr. King’s dual emphasis on global and local issues. The theme for MIT’s 46th Annual MLK Celebration is:

ICEO will be sponsoring a table at the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the Martin Luther King, Jr Memorial Breakfast. The 10 seats are offered to MIT employees on a first come first served basis.  This year, the Memorial is being held on Monday, January 20, 2020 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.  Anniversary Reception begins

Eighth Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. – Inspired Art Contest and Performance#MLK20MIT Win cash prizes up to $100 each! SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Monday, February 3, 2020 (11:59 pm EST) The MLK Planning Committee just launched its search for this year’s MLK Art Installation Contest. All forms of print/digital art will be accepted and all faculty, staff &

  WHEN: Monday, 13 January 202011:45am-1pm   Creating More Inclusive Organizations: Appearance Policies and Authenticity Dr. Opie’s presentation on authenticity and inclusion invites audience members to consider how organizational appearance policies may inhibit or facilitate employee diversity, inclusion and belonging. ​Individuals who’ve participated in similar workshops have said: ● Amazing!!! Phenomenal! Thought provoking!!! Think differently!

  WHEN: Sunday, 19 January 20203:00-4:30pm WHERE: Paresky Auditorium, Williams CollegeWilliamstown, MA 01267     Ethan Zuckerman, a 2016 MIT MLK Leadership Awardee, will be a panelist on the MLK Day 2020 Williams College Alumni Panel on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Williams College in Williamstown, MA. Zuckerman directs the Center for Civic Media at