University of Oregon honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The University of Oregon will honor civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a variety of events during its weeklong MLK Celebration beginning Monday, Jan. 20.

The UO will honor Martin Luther King Jr. during the MLK Celebration.
January 17

UO to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with weeklong MLK Celebration

The UO will honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a variety of events during its MLK Celebration beginning Monday, Jan. 20.
UO's Roger Thompson presents $1,000 scholarship during Skanner breakfast (photo by Matt Roberts)
January 17

UO a top partner of Skanner Foundation's MLK breakfast

UO's enrollment management chief points out African-American students at the UO have higher graduation rate than at Oregon's other public universities
January 14

UO awards in the spirit of MLK

Faculty and staff whose contributions exemplify the values of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will be honored at the MLK Awards luncheon.

Yvette Alex-Assensoh
January 21

University vice president and husband author MLK viewpoints in Oregonian, Register-Guard

Yvette Alex-Assensoh and her husband, A.B. Assensoh, authored guest opinion pieces over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend