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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Week 2015

Honoring the Life & Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Schedule of events for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Week 2015:

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Saturday
Jan. 17

Parade/March

10:00am
SMU Participates in the Dallas
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

Starting at Dallas City Hall

*Students are encouraged to participate. Contact the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs for more details
multicultural@smu.edu 

Sunday
Jan 18


SMU Student Coalition for Equity Meeting

2PM Umphrey Lee 243


Monday
Jan. 19


Day of Service 

7:30 a.m. – 1pm
Breakfast and Lunch will be served
Meet in Hughes Trigg-Enter near the Food Court
3041 Dyer St. Dallas, TX 

Co-sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
and Community Engagement and Leadership

Students will have opportunities to serve at Brother Bill's 

Helping Hand, Dallas Ramp Project, Nexus Recovery Center, C.C. Young, autism Treatment Center, and 

Vickery Meadow Learning Center.

SMU STUDENTS/STAFF/FACULTY ONLY

Register Here




Tuesday
Jan. 20

Commemorative Unity Walk

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. 

12:30pm
*Meet in the Hughes-Trigg Commons*

Wednesday
Jan. 21

Real Talk: Conversations around diversity

Topic: Is Your Voice Being Heard? 
Social media activism: How effective is it?
12:00PM
Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom West

Helen Suzman: Fighter for Human Rights

Exhibition Opening Reception
4-6PM
Hope Lobby, Owens Fine Arts Center

Co-Sponsored with the SMU Arts+Urbanism Initiative & 

Embrey Human Rights Program

   
Thursday
Jan. 22


Film Screening: Mountains that take Wings: A Conversation with Angela and Yuri Kochiyama

6:30PM
Hughes-Trigg Ballroom West

Sponsored by the Women & LGBT Center


MLK and SMU

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at SMU on March 17, 1966.

Dream Week 2015


For more information, email multicultural@smu.edu or call 214-768-4580.