Schedule of Events - MLK Celebration 2021

Friday, January 15, 2021

  • Welcome Message from President Smith
    7:00-7:15 p.m.
  • The Color of Drums Livestream
    7:15-9:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 16, 2021

  • MLK Scholarship, Awards and Essay Scholarship Ceremony featuring the EMU Gospel Choir
    3:00-5:00 p.m.
  • CloseUP Theatre Troupe Performance & Discussion
    7:00-9:00 p.m.

Sunday, January 17, 2021

MLK Academic Programs Conference Day 1

  • Welcome Message from Provost Longworth
    1:30-1:45 p.m.
  • Overview of Technology & Support
    1:45-1:50 p.m.
  • Concurrent Sessions
    1.2:00-2:45 p.m.
  • Concurrent Sessions
    2.3:00-3:45 p.m.
  • Take 10 Sessions
    4:00-5:00 p.m.

Monday, January 18, 2021

MLK Academic Programs Conference Day 2

  • Welcome Message from Students
    9:30-9:45 a.m.
  • Overview of Technology & Support
    9:45-9:50 a.m.
  • Concurrent Sessions 3
    10:00-10:45 a.m.
  • Panel Discussion
    11:00-11:45 a.m.
  • Break
    11:45-1:00 p.m.
  • MLK Keynote Speaker - Yamiche Alcindor, PBS White House correspondent
    1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Student Panel Reflection
    2:45-3:30 p.m.
  • Closing Remarks.
    3:30-3:45 p.m.

Friday, January 15 - Monday, January 18, 2021

  • MLK Days of Service:
  • EMU Students can post a picture of themselves conducting community service using the hashtag #EMUMLKService to be entered in a drawing for an MLK Giveaway.