The inaugural ML5K race is scheduled for Saturday, April 7, at 9 a.m.
Hosted by the UTC Graduate Student Association, the race is the capstone event to the National Graduate and Professional Student Week programming sponsored by the GSA.
Registration is $25, and participants can register by visiting https://ml5k.com.
All proceeds raised will be used for the Graduate Student Scholarship fund.
Come rain or shine, the race starts at the Bessie Smith Center on M.L. King Boulevard then takes a rectangular route, heading down M.L. King, left on Magnolia Street, left onto McCallie Avenue then left on Houston Street. Runners will make this loop twice.