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Black History Month Events at CCC

Black History Month Events at CCC

2/1/2018 12:00 AM
2/28/2018 12:00 AM

Events at Richard J. Daley College
  • Visit the Essence of Africa Booth, Monday, February 5 through Friday, February 16, outside Room 1401
  • Najwa Dance Corps - African Drumming and Dance Performance, Monday, February 5, 12 noon, Beattie Theater
  • History of Hip Hop @ DuSable Museum, Friday, February 23; bus leaves at 10:30 a.m., returns at 1:30 p.m.; sign up in Room 1401
  • Closing Ceremony - Cultural Music, Displays and Food, Wednesday, February 28, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.​

Events at Malcolm X College   
  • ​Film: Malcolm X​, Thursday, February 1, 12:30 p.m., Auditorium
  • The African Diaspora in Latin America, Monday, February 5, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Student Union
  • Lest We Forget - presentation by Prof. Regina Walton, Wednesday, February 7, 10 to 11:15 a.m., Student Union
  • Chicago Black Arts Movement: Malcolm X College Mural Doors and the Wall of Respect - presentation by Prof. Michelle R. Perkins
  • Film: Selma, Monday, February 12, 2 p.m., Auditorium
  • "Malcolm X on Afro-American History" Read-a-Thon, Wednesday, February 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mezzanine
  • Lest We Forget - presentation by Prof. Regina Walton, Wednesday, February 14, 10 to 11:15 a.m., Student Union
  • Black History Videos and Free Popcorn, Wednesday, February 14, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wellness Center (Room 2210)
  • Lest We Forget - presentation by Prof. Regina Walton, Wednesday, February 21, 10 to 11:15 a.m., Student Union
  • Hidden Facts - The Contributions of Black Diaspora to Mathematics - presentation by Prof. Shahid Muhammad, Student Union

Events at Olive-Harvey College  
  • ​​Music Performance - Classical and Jazz, Thursday, February 1, 2:30 to 4 p.m., Theater
  • Emeritus Faculty Panel Discussion on the State of Black America During the Age of Trump, Thursday, February 1, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Main Lobby
  • Speaker Kamm Howard on Reparation, Wednesday, February 7, 5:30 to 6:50 p.m., Main Lobby
  • Speaker Cecile Johnson on the State of African Diaspora, Wednesday, February 14, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., TBD
  • Historical Award-winning Hit Stage Play Skipper, Thursday, February 22, 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Student Government Association Presentation: Exploring Six Regions of Africa, Tuesday, February 27, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Student Activities Center, Room L426

Events at Wilbur Wright College 
  • ​Rosa Parks Celebration, Monday, February 5, TBA
  • Film: Hidden Figures, Wednesday, February 7, TBA
  • Film: Something the Lord Made, Tuesday, February 13, TBA
  • Black History Month Trivia Game, Wednesday, February​ 14, TBA
  • Black Hair Day Presentation, Tuesday, February 20, TBA
  • The Black Male Handbook: A Blueprint for Life - book discussion, TBA
  • Black Music Day, Monday, February 26, TBA
  • College Day: Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Wednesday, February 28, TBA

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