The Martin Luther King Jr. Committee was established in 1987 at Creighton
University. The committee's mission is to raise awareness and promote the
values of Martin Luther King within the context of Creighton University's
commitment to social justice, diversity and inclusion.
That commitment reinforces the values that King's life reinforced--including the
inalienable worth of each individual, the spirit of service, fostering
compassionate and inclusive behaviors and embracing the diversity in our
Each year the Martin Luther King Committee at Creighton University sponsors a
series of events on campus to promote its mission.