UDC Celebrates Black History Month

Culture, Legacy and Revolution

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Calendar of Events

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Feb 1 – For the Culture Kick-Off Talent Show- 6pm – Bertie Backus Campus –  5171 South Dakota Ave. NE – Click here to SIGN-UP to participate

Feb 2 – Men’s and Women’s Basketball Game – 5pm & 7pm – UDC Sports Complex

Feb 3 – National Qualifying Tournament of 29th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) – UDC Student Center

Feb 4 – Men’s Basketball Game – 3pm – UDC Sports Complex

Feb 5 – 9 – Iota Gold Star Cinema Week – 6pm – Student Center Ballroom

Feb 6 – D9 OUR HISTORY – 6pm – Student Center Org Suite

Feb 7 – Create your own Black History Card – 11am – 5pm – Bldg 38 B-Level

Feb 7 – JAZZforum – 7pm – Jeff Sultanof – “Experiencing Big Band Jazz” – Bldg 46 East

Feb 8 – Blacks in HIV (Campaign 9:30) – 12pm – 1pm & 1:30pm – 4pm – Student Center Ballroom

Feb 8 – Inclusive Approaches to Student Success: A Dialogue with Community Leaders – Panel – Center for the Advancement of Learning – 12pm – Windows Lounge, Bldg 38, 2nd Floor

Feb 10 – African American Read In – Community College – 10am – 1pm – UDC Community College – 801 N. Capitol – 1st Floor Multipurpose Rm

Feb 10 – 2018 Masonic Classic – Men’s & Women’s Double Header – 1pm & 3pm – UDC Sports Complex

Feb 12 – NAACP Social – 4pm – 8pm – Student Org Suite

Feb 13 – Honoring our HBCUs – 12pm -2pm – Location: Student Center – Student Org Suite

Feb 14 – Five Canadian Women Authors – 2pm – 3pm – UDC Community College – 801 N. Capitol – 1st Floor Multipurpose Rm

Feb 14 – Men’s and Women’s Basketball Game – 5pm & 7pm – UDC Sports Complex

Feb 15 – Founders’ Day – 10am – UDC Theater of the Arts

Feb 15 – CAS Reads Big in conjunction with David A. Clarke School of Law presents: Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation’s Capital – 6pm – Student Center

Feb 16 – Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner & Induction Ceremony – 6pm – Student Center Ballroom

Feb 20 – Allyn Johnson & Meet the Artist on the Bandstand – Michael Bowie – 12:30pm – Bldg 46 East

Feb 20 – Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Epsilon Rho Chapter presents: Haitian America Author, UDC Alum and Pushcart Prize nominee – Katia D. Ulysse. Reading from her latest novel “Mouths Don’t Speak”. Feb 20, 2018 – Bldg 41 – Room 423

Feb 20 – Poetry for the Culture – Black Poetry Matters – 4pm – 7pm – Student Center – Dining Area A-Level

Feb 21 – GloLocal Forum: Where Are We Going/African Americans In The Era of Trump – 6pm -Windows Lounge, Bldg 38, 2nd Floor

Feb 22 – For the Culture Finale – 2pm – UDC Community College | 801 N. Capitol St. 1st Floor Multipurpose Room

Feb 22 – Lunch and Learn – Queering Black History:  Then & Now  – 12pm – Student Center Ballroom

Feb 22 – Black Women’s Lit Roundtable – 2pm  – Location Bldg 41, Rm 423

Feb 24 – Pop-Up Shop – Black Owned Businesses -11am – 5pm – Van Ness Campus

Feb 26 – Black History Great Trailblazer Program – Advocates for History – 11am – 1:30pm – Click here to RSVP – UDC Theater of the Arts

Feb 26 – Pop-Up Shop – Black Owned Businesses -3pm – 8pm – UDC Community College

Feb 27 – Lunch and Learn – Accessibility – 12:30pm – Van Ness – Student Center – Student Org Suite

Feb 28 – TMCF Opportunities Day – 10am – 7pm – Van Ness Campus

Feb 28 – Marion Barry Legacy Foundation – Leadership Symposium – Time: TBA | Location: UDC Student Center


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