Celebrating Black History Month

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Here's a look at how some colleges and universities around the country are celebrating Black History Month.

California Lutheran University

Concert: "Ain't I A Woman!" Core Ensemble and Taylore Mahogany Scott

Foothill College (Calif.)

Lecture, Demonstration & Petite Performance: "Dallas Black Dance Theatre"

Book Discussion: Author Richard Thompson Ford will present a reading from his book, The Race Cara How Bluffing About Bias Makes Race Relations Worse

Talent Show: "College Hour" - The Black Student Union, Brother to Brother, Shades of Africa and the Hip-Hop Club, among other groups, will showcase their talents

Concert: "Make a Joyful Noise Gospel Concert" - Foothill College Gospel Choir and Bay area gospel choirs will gather to perform

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Event: Soul Cinema, "The Great Debaters"

Event: African American Cultural Leadership Luncheon - A Black community leader will offer students advice on die road to success and leading a diverse organization

Event: Bowling with the Black Student Union

Discussion: "Black and Brown Get Down" - The Black Student Union and Latino Student Association will discuss stereotypes, myths, truths and commonalities between the two communities

The Ohio State University

Event: Black History Month Cultural Celebration - Hosted at the Fisher College of Business, the celebration will feature African-American art, music, food and dance

University of Georgia

Presentation: Posters honoring AfricanAmerican achievements will be on display across the campus featuring Black inventors, activists and contributors who impacted society

Speaker: Dr. …