Mass of Remembrance - Boston Marathon Attack
Merrimack College will hold a remembrance Mass on the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon attack. Those who lost their lives and the many athletes and spectators injured in the bombing will be remembered.
Boston Marathon Bombing Memorial Observance
The Merrimack College community will come together in front of Cascia Hall for a moment of silent reflection, as bells toll for three minutes, honoring those who were killed in the attack.
3:30pm - 5:00pm:
SIMPLE=HAPPY Flash Seminars
Similar to a flash mob, a flash seminar is meant to be an informal discussion led by one or several people on an interesting, thought provoking and sometimes controversial topic.
Feel free to show up and be part of the conversation.
Gail Mazur, poet
Gail Mazur, the author of six poetry collections, including Figures in a Landscape, will read from her work.
Arrive Alive (Alcohol Safety Demonstration)
Arrive Alive, an alcohol/safety demonstration, is coming to Merrimack. This is an annual event to remind students of the dangers of mixing alcohol and driving.
Speaker Series: Jon Favreau
“Public Discourse and Social Change.” John Favreau will share his insights and experiences from working alongside the President of the United States to providing inspiration to future leaders entering lives of public service.