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Black History Month

Black History Month

The Center of the Black Community

February 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

THE CENTER OF THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Loughman Living Room
February 2
6–8 p.m. 

Dialogue on the importance of religion within the Black community, and how its shapes culture/ethnicities.

Featuring clergy from local communities.

Light refreshments will be served. 


Brown Bag Lunch

February 6, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

BROWN BAG LUNCH

Media Services Theatre 
February 6
12:15–1:15 p.m. 

Viewing of Michelle Obama farewell interview with Oprah Winfrey.


Don’t Touch My Hair

February 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR

University Hall
February 9
6:30–8 p.m. 

Interactive dialogue with a panelist of professional hair stylists on the perceptions of hair, in communities of color. DIY hair conditions will be distributed as take away gifts. 


Love and Laughter: Movie Night

February 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

LOVE AND LAUGHTER: MOVIE NIGHT

Owls Nest
February 14
 7 p.m. 

Featuring Love Jones, starring Nia Long and Larenz Tate. Light refreshments will be served. 


Black Girls Rock

February 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

BLACK GIRLS ROCK

Scanlon Banquet Hall
February 16
6–7:30 p.m. 

A night to honor and celebrate women of color for their contributions to the campus community. Refreshments will be served.


Sorry I Can’t Identify

February 22, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

SORRY I CAN’T IDENTIFY

Loughman Living Room
February 22
5:30–6:30 p.m. 

A forum to share experiences of the various identities of black, and how the term African American is not a synonym for being black. Light refreshments will be served. 


MAD

February 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

MAD

Ely Club Room 
February 23
7 p.m. 

A student led discussion on the state of black and brown men in United States, and how media has destroyed the image of black and brown men. Hosted By The Black Student Union, Latino Association for Empowerment, and Multicultural Student Association. 


Cranes in the Sky

February 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

CRANES IN THE SKY

Owls Nest
February 27
7–8:30 p.m. 

Open Mic Night/Poetry Slam