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Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month (BHM), Syracuse University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, within the Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience, hosts a series of events in the month of February in collaboration with campus departments and student organizations.

Black History Month honor the rich traditions of the African Diaspora through programming. The unique contributions and dynamic histories of people of African descent will enliven the Black cultural aesthetic via programming, dialogue, and cuisine.

Please note, the deadline for submission forms for Black History Month is January 20, 2017. This formed need to be completed in full and approved by the BHM Committee. If have any questions please feel free to contact Cedric T. Bolton at ctbolton@syr.edu.

CLICK HERE to submit your Celebratory Month Submission.

Students

Upcoming Events and Programs  

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Black History Month Opening Reception
Place: Syracuse University, Schine Student Center, Jabberwocky Café
Time: 12:00 —3:00p.m.
Sponsored by Office of Multicultural Affairs and Black History Month Committee
For more info, contact Cedric T. Bolton at ctbolton@syr.edu


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2018
Yoga/Wellness
Time:  2-4PM
Beauchamp Library
2111 S Salina St.
Syracuse, NY 13205

For more information contact Dr. Marcelle Haddix at mhaddix@syr.edu

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2018
Lecture by Dr. A.D. Carson
OWNING MY MASTERS: The Rhetoric of Rhymes & Revolutions
Place: Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Bird Library
Time: 5:00 pm
Sponsored by democratizing knowledge PROJECT and the Office of Multicultural Affairs
For more info, contact Marama Cavino at 315-443-8750 or hcavino@syr.edu

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2018
The Black Lounge featuring Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People
Place: Schine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium
Doors Open: 6:30 pm
Event Time: 7:00 pm
Sponsored by Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Program Development, Black Graduate Student Association, and Black History Month Committee
For more info, contact Cedric T. Bolton at ctbolton@syr.edu

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018
Commemorative Poetic Expression
Mending Masculinity with Poets Kavi Ade & Vision
Place:  Huntington Beard Crouse, Gifford Auditorium
Time: 7:00p.m.-10:00p.m.
Sponsored by Office of Multicultural Affairs,
Black Graduate Student Association, and Black
History Month Committee
For more info, contact Cedric T. Bolton at ctbolton@syr.edu