MLK Celebration Committees

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebrations are a realized effort from among a wide range of collaborative efforts at Florida International University.  Click here to see this years committee members. 


Apr 13, 2021: Blaqout

<p>A discussion group with conversations centered around the experiences of queer, [...]

Apr 20, 2021: Blaqout

<p>A discussion group with conversations centered around the experiences of queer, [...]



'Violence is not the answer,' Bernice A. King tells FIU community

Bernice A. King addressed students, faculty, staff and community members at FIU’s 30th MLK Commemorative Celebration.

Bernice King to speak at 30th MLK Commemorative Celebration

The architects of FIU's celebration reflect on three decades of honoring King's ideals.

Score a $2,000 scholarship by writing 500 words

Enter the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Scholarship for a chance to win.

Week of Welcome kicks off with fun virtual activities

Here’s the ultimate guide to everything you need to know to make the most out of your first week back to school.

Get to know Alexandra Valdes, student body president

Learn what Alexandra Valdes' plans are to assist students as FIU kicks off the Fall semester.

Pulse Nightclub Vigil: 'We will not let hate win'

Alumnus Jerry Wright '12 was among the 49 victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in 2016. His parents joined the university community at this year's vigil [...]

Can't stop, won't stop! LGBTQA Initiatives takes the party online

LGBTQA seniors shared an intimate chat with Richard Blanco during his first-ever virtual keynote at Lavender ceremony.

Panthers find the rainbow in the middle of the pandemic storm

With the cancellation of 2020 PRIDE, students turn to a virtual celebration of inclusion.



Dr. Jeannette Cruz


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