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Annual Unity March

  • MLK Commons at NIU 217 Normal Road DeKalb, IL, 60115 United States (map)

Members of the DeKalb and NIU Communities are invited to walk together. A viewing of the documentary film "Bring it to the Table" will immediately follow at the Sandburg Auditorium.

  • 5 p.m. - Gather in MLK Commons, on the NIU campus
  • 5:30 p.m. - Walk*
  • 6:30 p.m. -  “Bring It to the Table” screening. This documentary offers a fresh, provocative study of political identity and how to reach for true conversation, civil debate and social activism in an age of immobilizing partisanship and deeply dug-in beliefs.

Light refreshments will be served.

This event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available in the NIU parking garage and the visitor parking lot.

Sponsored by: Northern Illinois University; City of DeKalb; New Hope Missionary Baptist Church; DeKalb Police Department; Northern Illinois University Police Department.

For more information and event updates, including a route map, event-parking location and the documentary visit: go.niu.edu/unitymarch.

* To request mobility or disability-related accommodations, please contact Kelly Wesener-Michael at 815-753-6100.

 

Earlier Event: September 17
Beloved Community Potluck Dinner
Later Event: September 23
ID Day at The Field Museum