Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee


The purpose of this committee is to organize the Martin Luther King birthday celebration in January and to oversee nominations for Martin Luther King awards.


Iowa State University celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday on campus with a number of special events that are free and open to the public.

Current Members

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Name Role Representation Start Term
Adeleke, Tunde Member African American Studies Program 01 Sep 2007
Behnken, Brian Member Faculty 01 Dec 2010
Miller, Patricia Member Lectures Program
Vacant, Member Black Student Alliance (BSA)
Williams-Klotz, Denise Member Multicultural Liaison Officer / Multicultural Student Affairs 01 Dec 2010


  • African American Studies Program (1)
  • Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) (1)
  • Black Student Alliance (BSA) (1)
  • Faculty (3)
  • Lectures Program (1)
  • Multicultural Liaison Officer / Multicultural Student Affairs (1)
  • Student Government (1)
  • YWCA (1)


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