MLK Convocation

Minnesota Law's Annual MLK Convocation

In 2016, the University of Minnesota Law School and its Diversity Committee launched the first Annual MLK Convocation in an effort to bring all members of the Law School community together to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy and reflect on the continued relevance of his work in our legal community. 

2022: Voting is the Foundation Stone of Political Action: A Discussion of American Voting Rights

2021: Breaking the Dam Against Social Progress


2020: Shared Stakes Across Neighborly Divides

A Conversation with Retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan C. Page ’78

2019: Conscious Justice in a Fake News Era

A Reflection on MLK’s Sermon “Remaining Awake Through A Great Revolution”

2018: Facing North

Implicit Bias in Minnesota Courts

2017: Where Do We Go From Here?

Law and Leadership in a Fractured Era

2016: Echoes of Birmingham