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Martin Luther King Program

A photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking.

The MLK Program is Washington State University's annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy. This week of programming brings together community members from across the WSU system and celebrates the ways we carry on Dr. King's spirit through our work. Key events include the MLK Community Celebration, an annual event that features a renowned keynote speaker, and the Distinguished Service Awards, which honor outstanding WSU community members. 

2020 MLK Community Celebration

Keynote Speaker: W. Kamau Bell

Thursday, Jan. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
CUB Senior and Junior Ballrooms
Learn more about W. Kamau Bell.

2020 Distinguished Service Awards

Nominations are open for the 2020 MLK Distinguished Service Awards. These awards recognize individuals or groups at WSU who have made an extraordinary contribution toward continuing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s work.

Submit a Nomination