Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: Beloved Community

The Beloved Community PNG

Hosted by Office of Diversity & Inclusion and Multicultural Resource Center

Join us for a weekend celebration of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. beginning with an interfaith service led by Reverend Timothy Jones '04, followed by the 2nd annual Legacy Symposium in Johnson Chapel featuring keynote speaker Sonia Sanchez speaking on this year's theme "Beloved Community". There will be a reception immediately following the keynote address located in the Keefe Campus Center atrium.

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Upcoming Trainings for Staff

  • Navigating & Supporting Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace
    September 27, October 26
    Navigate and support trans and nonbinary identities in our workplace.
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  • Hiring for Diversity & Inclusion
    October 6, November 8, December 7
    Learn best practices for achieving a diverse candidate pool and an inclusive search process.
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  • Identity & Inclusion Part 1
    October 18, November 14
    Explore and reflect on our own identities as we work towards intentionally inclusive communities.
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The following list of open hour times is approximate; please check this page often and/or see the Daily Mail/Message Center for updated information.

Open Hours with Norm Jones,
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Open Office Hours
106 Converse Hall

Anthony Jack '07

The Wade Fellowship

Wade Fellows contribute an important voice on diversity and inclusion at Amherst. Learn about the Fellowship and read our news story about 2016 - 2018 Wade Fellow Anthony Jack ’07.

Students in Johnson Chapel during the 2017 Baccalaureate interfaith celebration

Religious Holidays

Find a calendar of holidays and other important dates on Amherst’s Religious & Spiritual Life website.