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Atlas Week 2018

The Eighteenth Annual Sam and Marilyn Fox Atlas Week program will be held April 7 - 14, 2018.

Parade of Nations in front of clock tower

The theme for the 2018 Atlas Program is "From Broken Walls, We Build Bridges: Out of Conflict Rises Communities." The keynote speaker for the week will be David Miliband. Miliband is President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), where he oversees the agency's humanitarian relief operations in more than 40 war-affected countries and its refugee resettlement and assistance programs in 28 United States cities.

Atlas Week will open with a kick-off event on the evening of Sunday, April 8. The Annual Interfaith Prayer Service will be held on Monday, April 9 in St. Francis Xavier College Church. The program will close on Friday, April 13 with the Parade of Nations and the Billiken World Festival. If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Lorenzini, Ph.D. at or Garvaundo Hamilton at

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