Mandala Sand Painting - Opening Ceremony

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R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center Atrium
09:00 am

This event is part of the Week of Remembrance and Compassion, April 24-28, 2017, a series of events during the week of April 24 that promote remembrance of the Holocaust and compassion towards all people.

Monday, April 24 - Friday, April 28 -- Daily Viewing, Open to the Public
Tibetan Monks' Mandala Sand Painting
Monday-Friday, April 24-28; opening ceremony Monday, April 24 at 9:00 a.m.; closing ceremony Friday, April 28 at 1:00 p.m.
R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center Atrium
Witness as Tibetan monks meticulously place millions of grains of sand to form a visual prayer and symbolic universe within the heart of the Flynn Campus Center. The mandala will be "released" into the world on Friday, April 28 at 1 p.m. during the closing ceremony.

View this masterpiece alongside the photo-essay exhibit of local Holocaust survivors, “I Told You, Now You Tell the World,” all week long.

Free and open to the public Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Parking available in Lots M1 and N.

SPONSOR: MCC Diversity Council, Global Education & International Services in partnership with the Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Project and Brighton Pathways

CONTACT: Office of Student Life and Leadership Development or the HGHRP at

RSVP: Free and open to the public