Community MLK Celebration at University of Virginia

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021 at 11:30am

Charlottesville, VA 22901

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Join us as we commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during events planned. The theme for the 2021 Community MLK Celebration is “Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?"

11:30am - 12:30pm: Creating a Culture of Curiosity: Leadership Skills for Crisis Management and Growth Opportunities

In this fireside chat, Melissa C. Thomas-Hunt, will share her insights into building diverse teams and encouraging leadership skills among them.

Virtual via Zoom

2:00pm: Food and Justice in Virginia

The story of food and agriculture in Virginia is inseparable from the story of equity and justice in America. This panel will address several ongoing challenges facing the United States food system.

Virtual via Zoom

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