The theme for this year's event is "Beneath the Hoodie: A Look at Racial Profiling in America." A conversation with Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, and a keynote address by award-winning journalist, activist and author Marc Lamont Hill headline the week's activities.
While all events are free, tickets are required for the keynote address by Marc Lamont Hill. Tickets are available at Kingsbury Hall www.kingsburyhall.utah.edu or by calling the Performing Arts Ticket Office at 801-581-7100. For more information on MLK Week at the U, visit the Office for Equity and Diversity diversity.utah.edu.