VIDEO: UT celebrates Martin Luther King Day

State Rep. Marcy Kaptur spoke at the MLK Unity Day celebration.

A special ceremony commemorating the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday took place at the University of Toledo on Monday.

The 11th annual Day of Unity celebration started at 9 a.m. in the Savage Arena. The theme, "STAND!," recalled King as an iconic civil rights leader who delivered his infamous "I Have a Dream" speech in the face of adversary.

State Rep. Marcy Kaptur was also on hand to speak at the event and the Toledo Interfaith Mass Choir performed.

UT will host one more event in connection with MLK Day on Wednesday--The "Give Back Gala." The event starts at 11 a.m. in the Student Union auditorium.