MLK Dream Week: Jan. 15-27

Honoring the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Follow along on social media and use #SMUMLK18

For more information, email or call 214-768-4580.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

Monday, January 15 | 10:00 am | Begins at MLK Blvd. & Holmes Street

SMU Participates in the Dallas Martin Luther King Jr. Day City-Wide Parade.

Students are encouraged to participate. Please contact the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at for more details.

MLK Unity Walk

Tuesday, January 23 | 12:00 PM | Begins at HTSC Commons

Gather with SMU President R. Gerald Turner and student leaders to participate in our annual Unity Walk. This time together is a great demonstration of our commitment as a university to the work of Dr. King.

Real Talk: Conversations Around Diversity

Wednesday, January 24 | 12:00 PM | Location TBA

MLK Day of Service

Saturday, January 27| 10:30 am – 3:30 pm | Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports 

Register for MLK Day of Service and make a difference in Dallas on Saturday, January 27, 2018! Fill out the form linked here, to serve with a Dallas non-profit organization while connecting with other students and community members.

Registered volunteers will receive:

  • FREE food
  • a T-shirt
  • transportation to service sites/back to campus

Transportation & Registration Guidelines

  • ALL student participants are required to use the transportation provided.
  • To ensure an accurate head count, each person is responsible for her/his own registration; one person cannot register a group or team.

*Space is limited, so visit the MLK Day of Service page today for additional program and registration information! The registration deadline is Tuesday, January 23 at 5:00 p.m. If you can no longer attend after registering, please give us the courtesy of cancelling by the deadline listed. Feel free to contact the Community Engagement and Leadership Center,, or Brittany Barker, if you have any questions or concerns.

Co-sponsored by the Community Engagement & Leadership Center, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, Fraternity and Sorority Life, SMU NRHH, and The Assembly

Day of Service Flyer

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