Martin Luther King Day 2022

Everybody can be great … because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.   - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr


Take ACTion: Register for the 2022 Martin Luther King Jr. Health Equity Symposium on Wednesday, Jan. 19, from noon to 1 p.m. Keynote speaker Vanessa Northington Gamble, MD, PhD, University Professor of Medical Humanities at George Washington University, will present An Index of Social Condition: African Americans, the 1918 Influenza Epidemic, and COVID-19.


As part of the 2022 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium for Change, the African-American Resource Center (AARC) and the Pan-Asian American Community House (PAACH) are hosting this event for our communities-at-large—within and beyond the University.  Mark your calendars, register online and invite a friend to do the same. Register for the Zoom Link.

We will begin promptly at 5:30 pm, and request all attendees connect with:

  • notetaking tools (a pen/pencil and paper/notebook),
  • 4 blank sheets of paper,
  • (a) crayon(s), marker(s) and/or sharpie(s),
  • a glass of (drinking) water.

In partnership and solidarity,
The Solidarity Series Team
Darin Toliver, AARC
Mary Yee, Penn GSE
Peter Van Do, PAACH
Rorujorona Ferrell, Penn Museum