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October 24, 2018

Dedication Day » 50th Anniversary

October 24, 2018
Dedication Day » 50th Anniversary

With the theme of Student Activism, and dedicated to Jan Ellen Lewis

11:30am - 5:00pm

Paul Robeson Campus Center Essex Room

350 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.

Newark, NJ 07102



11:30am - 2:20pm

PRCC Essex Room

  • 11:30am - Maren Hassinger - Women’s Work: performance
  • 11:50am - Making a Place lecture: Learn about the history of the campus
  • 1:00pm - Activism + Art + Social Justice = Newark as Sanctuary: Roundtable discussing strategies for activism in the city today


2:30pm - 3:50pm

Paul Robeson Campus Center (PRCC), Plaza, and around Campus

  • 2:30pm - Scavenger Hunt + Reception (PRCC foyer): Clues, Prizes, Raffles, Refreshments
  • 3:00pm - Shilpa Ray in Concert (Live on Norman Samuels Plaza)


4:00pm - 5:00pm

PRCC Essex Room

  • 4:00 pm - Poetry After-Party: Open-mic Poetry Readings, Talent Show, and more.

Sponsored by the Office of the Chancellor, School of Arts & Sciences-Newark, Federated Department of History, Express Newark, and Newark Rhythms.