Tag: MLK Day

Get to know our newest MLK Scholars

UofL’s MLK Scholars program began in 2012 and welcomed its first cohort in August 2013. It is the newest program housed in the University...

MLK Day controversy surrounded UofL’s 1991 Fiesta Bowl bid

Martin Luther King Jr. Day, colloquially known as MLK Day, was deemed a federal holiday in 1986. However, not all 50 states observed the day...

Service Day kicks off MLK Week 2018

The University of Louisville Cultural Center will host a variety of events Jan. 15-Jan. 19 to mark MLK Week 2018. The annual week-long series...

African American Theatre Program ready for annual MLK Celebration

The University of Louisville's The African American Theatre Program will stage several opportunities to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month this year. The...

MLK Week activities planned for campus community

UofL will mark the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. through a number of free events during the week of Jan. 13-20. Many of the...