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 2014 Semester!
For the most up-to-date information, pictures and relevant discussions, visit the new Stony Brook University Africana Studies Department Facebook page!
Congratulations to M.A. Candidate in Africana Studies Shevonne Cleveland who will be presenting a paper at the 2014 Oxford University Women's Leadership Symposium!
Check out assistant professor Zebulon Miletsky's recent discussion in HuffPost Live, "Race: More Than Skin Deep."
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 assistant professor Abena Asare who was awarded a 2014 Presidential Mini-Grant for Departmental Diversity.
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