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Black History Month 2017

Sunday, January 29 at 6 p.m.
Black History Month Mass
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Wednesday, February 1 at 7 p.m.
Father Bryan Massingale: "The Catholic Church and the Movements for Black Lives"
Romita Auditorium
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Thursday, February 2 at 7 p.m.
Black History Month Kickoff Celebration
EndZone
Hosted by Black Student Union

Tuesday, February 7 at noon
#SpeakUpIona
EndZone
Hosted by Student Life Diversity Committee

Tuesday, February 7 at 5 p.m.
Brown Bag Series: Post Election Dialogue
EndZone
Hosted by BSU & Professor Kassa

Tuesday, February 7 at 4 - 6 p.m.
Boys and Girls Club Community Service
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Wednesday, February 8 at 6 p.m.
Dance Class
EndZone
Hosted by Hispanic Organization for Latino Awareness

Thursday, February 9 at 7 p.m.
Black Excellence Networking Event
Burke Lounge
Hosted by Student Leader Alliance for Multiculturalism, Career Development and Student Life Diversity Committee

Tuesday, February 14 at 4 p.m.
Life Talk: “Still I Rise”
LaPenta Prayer Room
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Tuesday, February 14 at 5 p.m.
Brown Bag Series: Student Activism
EndZone
Hosted by BSU and Professor Cosby

Wednesday, February 15 at 5 p.m.
Love Chronicles
EndZone
Hosted by Black Student Union

Tuesday, February 21 at 5 p.m.
Brown Bag Series: Black Dollars
EndZone
Hosted by Black Student Union

Tuesday, February 21 at 8 p.m.
Cookin’ Tuesday’s
Vitanza Café
Hosted by Gaels Activities Board

Tuesday, February 21 at 8 p.m.
Black Women of Faith (WOW)
Spellman Faculty Reception
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Wednesday, February 22 at 8 p.m.
Black Queer Film Night
EndZone
Hosted by Gael Pride

Thursday, February 23 at noon
Teach me how to STEP
EndZone
Hosted by Phi Gamma Chi

Thursday, February 23
Midnight Run
Hosted by Mission & Ministry

Friday, February 24 at noon
Unity Lounge Celebration
LaPenta Student Union Ground Floor

Friday, February 24 at 2 p.m.
Student Leadership Conference: Becoming Inclusive Leaders
Romita Auditorium
Hosted by the Division of Student Life

Friday, February 24 at 10 p.m.
Caribbean Fete
Burke Lounge
Hosted by Phi Gamma Chi

Monday, February 27 at 3:30 p.m.
Dr. Ibram X. Kendi presents “Stamped from the Beginning”
Murphy Auditorium
Hosted by Black History Month and the Diversity Lecture Series

Monday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Black History Month’s Freedom Festival
EndZone
Hosted by Black Student Union

Tuesday, February 28 at 8 p.m.
Coffee House
Vitanza Café
Hosted by Mission & Ministry


The Black History Month events are hosted by: Black History Month Committee, Black Student Union, Student Development, Mission & Ministry, Student Life Diversity Committee, Student Leader Alliance for Multiculturalism, Phi Gamma Chi Sorority, Gael Pride, Gaels Activities Board, Hispanic Organization for Latino Awareness, Sociology, Mass Communication