Intercultural Engagement

Dream Week 2018

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

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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.

MoMac at the Movies: Detroit Screening

Monday, January 22 | 6:30 PM | Angelika Film Center - Mocking Bird Station

Film screening followed by FREE food and discussion.Go on your own, or meet in MoMac at 6:00 PM to walk over. Open to all SMU Students.

Sponsored by Morrison-McGinnis Commons

MLK Unity Walk

Tuesday, January 23 | 12:30 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.

The Color Purple (Show)

Friday, January 26 | 6:30 PM | Music Hall at Fair Park

Come see the Color Purple with SMU! Free tickets and transportation available. RSVP at

Co-sponsored by the Women and LGBT Center, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, Residence Life & Student Housing, and Student Senate

Color Purple Flyer

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

Cookie Chat: A Color Purple

Monday, January 29 | 12:00 PM | Women & LGBT Center (Hughes-Trigg Suite 313)

Join us to debrief the Color Purple Play and FREE cookies! Feel free to bring your lunch.


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

Dream Week 2015


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