MLK Commemorative Week

Each January, the Tampa campus Office of Multicultural Affairs brings together campus and community partners to commemorate and reflect on the legacy of one of the greatest Civil Rights leaders of the twentieth century, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We honor his dream and vision through a variety of events that embody his commitment to social justice, service and civility.

2024 Campus events

Stampede of Service MLK Weekend of Service

Friday, January 12 & Saturday, January 13 | Tampa - Various Locations and Times

Do you want to get involved? Would you like to help create positive social change through volunteering? Want to learn more about the UN Sustainable Development Goals? Interested in meeting new people? If you answered yes to any of these, SOS is for you!

Sign up for Service Opportunities during the MLK Weekend of Service or throughout the month of January.

Registration Required

Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

Monday, January 15 | 9:45 AM - 2 PM | St. Petersburg

Join OMA on the St. Petersburg campus and our student organizations to both walk over to the parade and walk in solidarity of MLK and his lifetime of accomplishments.

Registration Required

Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Brunch

Friday, January 19 | 10:30-12 PM - Doors open at 10:30 |Tampa - MSC Ballroom

Hosted by: Office of Multicultural Affairs, USF Black Alumni Society, Institute on Black Life, Division of Student Success, Theta Gamma chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.

Join the Office of Multicultural Affairs for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Brunch. This year’s event honors Dr. King’s legacy, featuring a keynote speech from Rev. Maurice D. Taylor.


View the full list of events on all campuses on BullsConnect!


Take a look at our Commemorative Week videos below! 

MLK Week
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