As part of the larger MLK50 commemorations happening throughout the city, Rhodes College planned a number of special events to educate our students, alumni, and Memphis community members about the Civil Rights Movement and the legacy of Dr. King.
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Please register by March 23: http://www2.rhodes.edu/2018easteregghunt
Check-in in front of Catherine Burrow Refectory. We will begin the event with an Easter Parade! Prizes will be given for the best decorated wagon, stroller, bicycle, etc. and for the most festive Easter bonnet or hat. We will congregate at 2:00 p.m. in front of the refectory and “parade” around Phillips Lane.
Join members of the Rhodes community for a Cajun-style celebration at the last home football game of the season against the Austin College Kangaroos. This year's feast includes shrimp and sausage gumbo, chicken and sausage gumbo, pastalaya, jambalaya, sauteed shrimp, cochon de lait, red beans and rice, vegetarian white beans, and, of course, corn dogs for the kids.
Beverages are permitted in coolers. Food is served from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; the game kicks-off at 1:00 p.m. Beer will be available for purchase.
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Shelley Spring Williams graduated from Rhodes in 2004 with a degree in Religious Studies.