Black History Month
Black History Month is celebrated throughout the United States in the month of February. Stony Brook’s annual observance of Black History Month, coordinated by the Black History Month Planning Committee, includes panels, symposia, and lectures, as well as cultural and social events.
Calendar of Events 2013
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - Black History Month Opening Ceremony
Saturday, February 2, 2013 - CSO Winter-Fete Party
Monday, February 11, 2013 - Haitian Student Organization Creole Fest
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - Black History Month Program: Men's Breakfast Debate
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - BWW Black History Month Program
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Africana Studies opoen house
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Black Men in America
Saturday, February 16, 2013 - Fulfill-A-Wish Community Service Program
Saturday, February 16, 2013 - Alpha Phi Alpha Black & Gold Pageant
Saturday, February 16, 2013 - Gospel Roots
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - Black History Month Spoken Word & Open Mic Contest
Friday, February 22, 2013 - Black History Month Gala: Black Excellence
Saturday, February 23, 2013 - Raisin' Cane with Jasmine Guy and the Avery Sharpe Trio
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 3rd Annual Black History Month Unity Forum
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - UNITI Cultural Center Culture Captured Photography Contest
Thursday, February 28, 2013 - Black History Month Closing Program
Friday, March 1, 2013 - CSO Bob Marley Night Night
Saturday, March 2, 2013 - ASU Comedy Show
Welcome to the Fall 2013 Semester!
For the most up-to-date information, pictures and relevant discussions, visit the new Stony Brook University Africana Studies Department Facebook page!
Check out the AFS Spring 2014 course offerings! Contact the instructing professor for more information about any of the courses.
Congratulations to Associate Professor of Literature, Tracey L. Walters, who received the Outstanding Faculty Member Award from the Stony Brook University Chapter of the NAACP!
Congratulations to Doloresse Cham, the recipient of the 2013 Bliss Verdon Memorial Scholarship.
The Africana Studies Master's Students Research Colloquium will be held on Wednesday, December 4th in the AFS Library/SBS S-224. The Colloquium is open to the public.
Join us on Thursday, December 5th from 12 pm -2pm as we celebrate our December Graduates! Refreshments will be served in the AFS Library/SBS S-224.
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