Join the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the Black Student Union and many other campus groups for a series of events in celebration of Black History Month. Browse the schedule below, and watch your email for more event details.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m. "Floetry" Open Mic at the Horn Gallery
  • Friday, Feb. 9, 6 p.m. Shaakira Raheem '11 and ASA at Allen House
  • Saturday, Feb. 10. Somatic movement and healing session with Shaakira Raheem '11 in Oden Hall 300
  • Wednesday, Feb. 14, 12 p.m. Celebrate Douglass Day at Chalmers Library and Allen House
  • Friday, Feb. 16, 5 p.m. Intro to the Divine 9: Historical Black Fraternities and Sororities in the Finn House Cheever Room
  • Saturday, Feb. 17, 3:30 p.m. Keynote address by Gary Tyler in the Community Foundation Theater
  • Sunday, Feb. 18, bus departs at 9 a.m. Trip to the Toledo Museum of Art
  • Thursday, Feb. 22, 4 p.m. Intro to Healing Through Writing with Rowana Abbensetts-Dobson '13, a Zoom workshop
  • Friday, Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m. Informal dinner with BSU 55 planning committee and the Alumni Council in the Alumni Dining Room in Peirce Hall
  • Saturday, Feb. 24, 8 p.m. BSU formal, 50 Years of Hip Hop, location TBD
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28, 4 p.m. All Students Need Good Teachers: The Benefits of Teaching in Independent Schools with James Greenwood '02 in the Cheever Room
  • Thursday, Feb. 29, time TBD. All the Women are White, All the Blacks are Men, But Some of Us Are Brave: Celebrating Black Feminism and Solidarity Among Sister Scholars in the Academy in Weaver Cottage

Please email if you have any questions or to discuss access considerations needed to participate fully in our events.