Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Day
The Babson community remembers, reflects upon, and celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This annual event initiates and continues conversations about the realization of King's vision of justice, equality, and peace in our own community and in the world at large.
16TH ANNUAL MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. LEGACY DAY
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 5:00PM in the Carling-Sorenson Theatre
Keynote Speaker: Mónica Ramírez
Mónica Ramírez is a co-founder of Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, or the National Farmworkers Women's Alliance, and she created the first legal project in the U.S. focused on representing farmworker women in legal cases involving sexual harassment and other forms of gender discrimination. She has dedicated her life to ending gender-based violence and unjust treatment in the workplace, along with achieving gender justice, especially for the most marginalized women, including farmworkers, Latinas, and immigrants. Mónica rallies people from all walks of life to promote gender equity in the workplace and in politics – while inspiring audiences to find their own voice, forge their own leadership journey, and use their power to make change.