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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Celebration

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

34th Annual Commemoration Celebration 

Thursday, January 18, 2018

March begins at 6:30 pm
From Old Main to LBJ Student Center Ballroom

Program begins at 7:00 PM
LBJ Student Center Ballroom

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the SDI Office provides and sponsors a MLK Freedom March and Celebration Program to honor the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an American civil rights leader. Also known as MLK Day of Service, this day is a United States federal holiday observed nationally on third Monday of January each year. Each year, Americans are encouraged to participate in service to their communities and neighborhoods.
The MLK Freedom March at Texas State begins at Old Main and concludes in LBJ Student Center Ballroom. Local high school and Texas State students, organizations, faculty and staff reenact a march similar to those conducted during the Civil Rights Movement. Upon conclusion of the march, participants enjoy a celebration program held in the LBJSC Ballroom that honors Dr. King, Civil Rights leaders and their impact on our civil liberties.

Thank you to the Sponsors and Contributors of MLK Celebration

- Center for Diversity & Gender Studies
- Department of Housing & Residential Life
- Gospel Expressions Association
- Multicultural Programs Committee
- Office of Student Diversity & Inclusion
- Underrepresented Student Advisory Council
- Vice President for Student Affairs

Thank you to the Office of the President

RSVP for Texas State Leadership

For members of President's Cabinet, Academic Deans, Student Affairs Council, please use this link to submit your RSVP.