MLK Unity Walk 2008SMU celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with MLK Week 2008 Jan. 21-26. A highlight of the week’s events was the Unity Walk down Bishop Boulevard from Perkins Chapel to the Hughes-Trigg Student Center. Right, SMU President R. Gerald Turner, second from right, walks with students and faculty members.

Watch television coverage from KXAS (NBC Channel 5) and KTVT (CBS Channel 11). video

Find more information about MLK Week 2008, including sound files and text excerpts from Dr. King’s 1966 speech in SMU’s McFarlin Auditorium.