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UIC Black History Month 2013 Calendar

Reaching Back: Moving Forward

The Black History Month Planning Committee is proud to announce an exciting and diverse lineup of programs for 2013!  All events are open to the general public and the UIC community of students, faculty, and staff.

Tuesday, 2/5/13: Opening Reception & Networking Event | Student Center East, East Terrace | 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, 2/7/13: Poetry Slam | Student Center East, Room 605 | 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Friday, 2/8/13: Hoop It Up | Physical Education Building | 6:00 p.m.

Monday, 2/11/13: Greek Talk: The Missing Letters | Student Center East, Cardinal Room | 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 2/13/13: A World of Opportunity: "Enrich Your Future Through Study Abroad" | Richard J. Daley Library, Room 1-470 LIB | 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, 2/14/13: Literary Speaker Series featuring Dr. Brenda Eatman Aghahowa | Richard J. Daley Library, Room 1-470 LIB | 4:00 p.m.

Friday, 2/15/13: Opening Reception for the "Reading with and without Dick and Jane" Exhibit | Addams Hall, Room 200 | 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, 2/19/13: Keynote Speaker: Donna Brazile | Student Center East, Illinois Room | 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 2/20/13: Look What We Started | School of Public Health & Psychiatric Institute, Auditorium Room 109 | 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, 2/21/13: Literary Speaker Series featuring Dr. Haki Madhubuti | Richard J. Daley Library, Room 1-470 LIB | 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, 2/21/13: Heritage Ball | Student Center East, Illinois Room | 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Friday, 2/22/13: 23rd Annual Blues Cabaret featuring "Mississippi Heat" | UIC Forum | 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday, 2/26/13: African-American Safe Zone 101 | Student Center East, Room 302 | 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, 2/28/13: Black History Makers Award Ceremony | Student Center East, East Terrace | 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Students participating in any of these programs will receive credit towards the UIC Experience certification.  The UIC Experience program is a co-curricular opportunity that enhances student's learning and development.  For details, visit www.uicexperience.edu.

If you have any questions about Black History Month, e-mail Carrie Grogan at cgrogan@uic.edu.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in an event, please call 312-413-5070 at least one week prior to the event.


Sponsors:
African American Academic Network
African-American Cultural Center
Black Student Union
Campus Programs
CHANCE Program
Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Blacks
Gender and Sexuality Center
Mojo's Pen
Office of the Chancellor
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Student Activities Funding Committee
Study Abroad Office
UIC Daley Library




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