Black History Month

Black  History Month at Central Michigan University is celebrated annually during the entire month of February.  In conjunction with other national celebrations, we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of African Americans to the United States, Michigan and CMU. Join us in celebration of Black History and culture.

Black History Month 2018 Calendar of Events

Thursday, February 1, 2018
Soup & Substance
12pm – 1pm
Bovee UC, Terrace A-D
Sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education

Monday, February 5, 2018
True Black History Museum
Bovee UC, Rotunda

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
"The Purpose of Relationships" featuring Twin Flame Coalition
Park Library Auditorium

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Black History Month Annual Food Taster
Wesley (1400 S. Washington)
$5 students, $7 general admission

Thursday, February 8, 2018
"Human Rights in our Community"
Bovee UC, Maroon, Gold and Chippewa rooms
Sponsored by the Isabella Human Rights Committee

Saturday, February 10, 2018
Sankofa Pan African Fashion Show
Plachta Auditorium
Sponsored by The African Student Association

Monday, February 12, 2018
"Step Afrika"
Plachta Auditorium

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Black History Bowl
Bovee UC, Terrace A-D
Sponsored by CMU NAACP

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Black Love Movie Showing: "Love Jones"
Bovee UC, Gold and Chippewa rooms

Thursday, February 15, 2018
"Connecting the Dots"
Bovee UC, Auditorium
Sponsored by CMU NAACP and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Saturday, February 17, 2018
Multicultural Student Leadership Conference
Bovee UC

Monday, February 19, 2018
Black History Month Game Night
Anspach 157
Sponsored by Collective Action for Cultural Unity

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Mental Health in Minority Communities
Anspach 161
Sponsored by Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. and Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority , Inc.

Friday, February 23, 2018
"Make Waves for Flint"
Pearce 127
Sponsored by Justus League