MLK Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Week Long Celebration

Monday, Jan. 18–22, 2021

ENMU and the Office of Campus Life, the city of Portales Cultural Affairs Committee, and the New Mexico Martin Luther King, Jr. State Commission invite community members and ENMU students, faculty and staff to join us in celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on this special day!

DateTimeEventWhere to view
Jan. 18, 2021 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Martin Luther King Virtual Celebration KENW 3-1 and 3-2
Jan. 19, 2021 All day MLK Speeches

Audio and Video of Speeches:

Never-before-released Recordings of Dr. King at the Riverside Church (1961-1967)

35 Speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr. on Audio & Video

I Have a Dream

Text of Speeches:

I Have A Dream

I Have Been To The Mountaintop

Letter from a Birmingham Jail

Jan. 19–22, 2021 All day ENMU Musical Performance ENMU MLK Day Music Playlist
Jan. 21, 2021 1–3 p.m. Zoom panel discussion "Civil Rights, then and now" Register today

Sponsored by: City of Portales Cultural Affairs Committee, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales Municipal Schools, KENW-TV, & The New Mexico State Martin Luther King Jr. Commission


For More Information

Campus Life
ENMU Station 39
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2108