UMass Dartmouth's Black History 4 Seasons Council announces events for the 2018-2019 academic year.
In collaboration with various UMassD colleges and departments and community partners such as the New Bedford Historical Society, these events honor the contributions of Black Americans in politics, social justice, literature, theater, visual arts, and music.
All events are free to UMassD students.
Partnering with the Black History 4 Seasons Council
The Black History 4 Seasons Council offers events focused on engaging students and the broader community in deeper conversations and ongoing dialogue about the African American experience. If you are interested in partnering with the Council, or if you are planning an event that you would like to have added to our calendar, please contact Donna Moore at 508.999.9222 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct22Provost's Departmental Seminar Series FILM SCREENING of "On Strike: Ethnic Studies 1969-1999"
The Provost's Departmental Seminar Series "Possibilities of Ethnic Studies in the Trump Era" Film Screening On Strike: Ethnic Studies 1969-1999 Discussion led by Professors Nishant Upadhyay and Heather M. Turcotte Location: Frederick Douglass Unity House Co-Sponsors: Crime and Justice Studies, Frederick Douglass Unity House, & Women's and Gender Studies Event Contact: Prof. Heather M. Turcotte (email@example.com) and Prof. Nishant Upadhyay (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Feb2130th Annual National African American Read-In
Enjoy light refreshments while listening to students, faculty, and share readings from and about their favorite African American authors. Sign up and share your favorite African American reading, poetry, or story. LARTS Atrium Contact: LaSella Hall, email@example.com or 508-999-9220 Sponsored by the Frederick Douglass Unity House, the Leduc Center for Civic Engagement & BH4SC
Jun1New Bedford NAACP 30th Annual Freedom Fund Breakfast
Local high school graduates are honored with NAACP New Bedford Branch scholarships. More details to follow. Contact: LaSella Hall, firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-999-9220 Sponsored by the NAACP New Bedford Branch and Youth Council & the UMass Dartmouth NAACP College Chapter