Magazine article Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Celebrating Black History Month
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. …