Ohio University celebrates the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. throughout the month of January. The 2017 celebration carries the theme, "A Matter of Legacy: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration," and is coordinated by the University's MLK Jr. Celebration Planning Committee.
To honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with an inclusive OHIO and Athens community tribute that highlights equality and social justice issues. We honor Dr. King for his work toward racial equality and justice for all people and for his dedication to nonviolence.
The 2017-18 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration will officially begin on Saturday, January 13th.
Check back for the schedule of events!
Special Assistant to the Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Strategic Director for Diversity and Inclusion and Multicultural Programs
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Assistant Professor, Teacher Education
Executive Assistant, Provost Office
Assistant Director, Off Campus Living
Department of Social and Public Health
Assistant Professor of African-American Studies
Communications Specialist II, University News
Student Success Advisor
Chair, Athens Community Relations Commission
Director, Athens Area Mediation Services
Executive Director, United Campus Ministry
Instructor, Women and Gender Studies
Rev. Evan Young
Campus Minister, United Campus Ministry