Black History Month 2020

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THURSDAY, JANUARY 23 | 7:30PM

Guest Speaker Damien Sneed

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29 | 12PM

AAFSA Luncheon

African American Cultural Center

 

*THURSDAY FEBRUARY 6 | 6PM

Opening Ceremony

With Guest Speaker Joy DeGruy

Candle lighting in support of Jewish Counterparts

Student Union Ballroom

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7 | 4PM

AACC Reads (Book: Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome)

African American Cultural Center (Every other Friday)

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8 | 8PM

Gala Royale: A Night of Masquerading | BSA Gala

Society Room of Hartford

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10 | 7PM

Soul Food Cinema: Harriet

African American Cultural Center

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13 | 11 AM

Voter Registration Day

The Benton Museum

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13 | 5:30PM

Diversity in the Workplace

African American Cultural Center

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Beautiful In Every Shade Event

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.

African American Cultural Center

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14

SIS Chocolate Covered Strawberry Sale

African American Cultural Center

 

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 7PM

Chicken & Waffles Cinema: The Sun Is Also A Star

African American Cultural Center

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20 | TBA

SUBOG Film Screening: Just Mercy

Student Union Theater

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21 | 6PM

Mr. & Ms. AACC Pageant

Student Union Ballroom

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22 | 11AM

NSBE’s Black Women In STEM Brunch

Student Union 304

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23 | 11AM

Life After UConn: Connecting Your Passion With Purpose

Werth Tower Forum Room

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24 | 4:30PM

NCNW Chicken n’ Mac Sale 

African American Cultural Center

 

*THURSDAY FEBRUARY 27 | 6PM

Closing Ceremony

With Guest Speaker Andrew Gillum

Student Union Ballroom

 

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28 | 9PM

BHM Late Night & Poetry

Student Union

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29 | 6:15PM

Une Nouvelle Afrique Fashion Show

Student Union Ballroom

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29

Northern Connecticut Nurses Association

Bus Trip to Smithsonian Museum in Washington D.C.

 

FRIDAY-SATURDAY, APRIL 24-25 

SAVE THE DATE

Voices of Freedom 50th Anniversary

Location TBA