Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Celebrate the dream

Each year, Case Western Reserve University honors Martin Luther King, Jr.—the holiday, the man and the legacy—with a weeklong celebration that includes a range of activities including workshops, films, panel discussions and acclaimed speakers.

Award winning journalist, Charlayne Hunter-Gault headlines this year's MLK convocation being held on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. at the new Tinkham Veale University Center on the campus of Case Western Reserve University in the Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Ballroom. Details on all of the events taking place from January 16 - 23, 2015 can be found on our event list.

All members of the university and Northeast Ohio community are invited to observe King's holiday and recognize his commitment to social justice and global peace.

Lani Guinier

Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Award winning journalist, Charlayne Hunter-Gault will deliver the keynote address at this year's Martin Luther King, Jr. convocation. Read about this year's featured speaker.