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Martin Luther King, Jr. Week

"A day on, not a day off" is how Martin Luther King, Jr. Week is celebrated at Central Michigan University.

Annually, the third week in January kicks off the celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy with a week of activities organized by Multicultural Academic Student Services (MASS).

Most events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Seating is limited on a first-come, first-served basis.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March

Martin Luther King, Jr. Week Calendar of Events

CommUNITY Peace Brunch

  • Monday, January 17, 2022
  • 9:30 a.m. Finch Fieldhouse
  • Day of Service to follow

CommUNITY Peace March and Vigil

  • Monday, January 17, 2022
  • 3:00 p.m. Bovee University Center
  • Pick-up at each residential area

Film - Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise | Part II

  • Tuesday, January 18, 2022
  • 6:00 p.m. Bovee University Center Auditorium 302

Keynote Speaker - Philonise Floyd

  • Wednesday, January 19, 2022
  • 6:00 p.m. Webex Code: 2624 581 4259
  • Password: 4xXr6PXp2sz

A Mile in Our Shoes: Tunnel of Oppression

  • Thursday, January 20, 2022
  • 4:00 p.m. Bovee University Center Rotunda
  • Must pre-register at Engage Central

Charity Basketball Game

  • Friday, January 21, 2022
  • 6:00 p.m. Student Activity Center

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