Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and several other dignitaries were on hand for the unveiling of a sculpture of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in remembrance of the 54th anniversary of the March on Washington. (246947)
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Berkeley College will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with virtual volunteerism opportunities and special events in January 2022. 

Virtual Senior Reading Series
January 17, 2022, 9 a.m.
Berkeley College will partner with Jersey Cares to record readings of popular novels for senior citizens. This activity is open to faculty, staff, students and the community at-large. Click here to register, and project instructions will be emailed. 

Find a Volunteer Opportunity for MLK Day of Service
As Berkeley College commemorates Dr. King’s legacy, we encourage you to volunteer in your local community. Below is a link to find out about volunteer opportunities near you. Click here to visit the AmeriCorps website to search for opportunities. 

Let’s Chat: What is Your Dream?
Wednesday, January 19, 2022, 6 p.m.
Berkeley College students will participate in a virtual discussion about Dr. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech and its relevance in today’s society. Participants will share their dreams and aspirations as they reflect on the meaning of hope, peace, unity and respect. To attend, email

“I Have A Dream” Padlet Activity
OngoingBerkeley College faculty, staff, students and members of the community at-large are invited to share their dreams on the virtual Padlet platform. Click here for more information.

Join the Conversation


  1. ‘What is MY dream???’ How about ‘Equality of Opportunity’ instead of ‘Equality of Outcome’ . . . . the latter is neither fair, productive, or representative of what Mr. King wanted or represented.

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