Rev. Martin Luther King and Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, Chicago

This timeline charts the history of the Klau Center from its founding to the present day. Use it to learn about key players in its development, follow its evolving mission, and read samples of Center research.

1973-1976: Founding a Civil Rights Center

1977-1987: Promoting Civil and Human Rights

1988-1998: Educating Human Rights Lawyers

The 21st Century: A Notre Dame Legacy