Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Scenes from MLK Day at U-M

From left, Kohtero Hayumi, Vincent Peterson-Sand and Achira Kerschbaum participate in an activity during the MLK Children and Youth Program. The event at the Modern Languages Building drew K-12 students from schools in southeastern Michigan for a range of activities including storytelling, guided discussions and group projects, skits, rap poetry, and musical performances. (Photo by Austin Thomason, Photo Services)

Left: Lester Monts, senior vice provost for academic affairs, displays a miniature version of the MLK Memorial during the symposium at Hill Auditorium. Right: Flutist Akilah Bryant performs during the Spirit Awards on North Campus. (Photos by Scott Soderberg, U-M Photo Services, and Mai Thi Truong, School of Art & Design)
Former Washington D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty delivers the annual MLK address at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. (Photo by Austin Thomason,
U-M Photo Services)


Students from UM-Dearborn paint lockers at Sabbath Elementary School in River Rouge as part of the MLK Day of Service. (Photo by Alex Piazza, UM-Dearborn)

UM-Flint faculty member Hillary Heinze (left), and students Lynn Cannon (center ) and Amy Abuhanna (right) clean out the Flint YWCA basement during their MLK Day of Service activity. (Photo by Mel Serow, UM-Flint)