Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Bldg 50 (Rainbow Lounge and Black Student Union)
2:45pm-3:15pm- Silent Protest
Bldg 32 (Stata Center)
The Institute Equity and Community Office (ICEO), along with the Black Students Union (BSU), Black Women’s Alliance (BWA), Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA), Office of Minority Education (OME), Office of Multicultural Programs (OMP), LGBT@ MIT, Black Alumni @MIT (BAMIT), MIT Alumni Association and the Media Lab invite you to attend a peaceful silent protest in the wake of recent events in Ferguson, MO and New York.
We will be standing in solidarity and silence at the entrances of Stata. This event is a precursor to the community-based, solutions-oriented panel discussion and workshop, taking place from 5-7pm in Wong Auditorium, E51.
Community members are encouraged to wear all black on the day of the event.
Join us as we make signs and buttons at the following locations:
- ICEO Office 4-250 from 10am-5pm on 12/9/2014 (Signs)
- Office of Multicultural Programs W20-549 from 6pm-8pm 12/9/2014 (Signs & Pizza)
- Rainbow Lounge Bldg. 50, Basement from 12-2pm 12/10/14 (Buttons & Signs)
- Bldg. 16-159, from 12-2:30pm, 12/10/14 (Refreshments & Signs)