Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Black History Month Celebration!

2017 Black History Month is upon us, below you will find the various programs and events that run throughout the month. If your organization is hosting a Black History Month related event and want it to appear on this webpage please submit requests to Freddy Bauer at fwb5@pitt.edu.

 

Event Schedule:

February 20

Dispelling African Myths with the African Students Organization

Time: 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Location:  William Pitt Union Lower Lounge

 


February 23

Monica Popescu: Rethinking Postcolonial Studies through a Cold War Lens

Time: 12:30 pm

Location:  Humanities Center Colloquium Cathedral of Learning room 602

 


February 23

Poetry Reading: The Works of K. Leroy Irvis

Time: 3 pm

Location:  Hillman Library Dick Thornburgh Room

 


February 23

Literary Battlegrounds: African Literature and the Cold War

Time: 4:30 pm

Location:  Cathedral of Learning room 510

 


February 23

The BLSA presents a screening of 13th

Time: 5:30 pm

Location:  Teplitz Courtroom, Barco Law Building

 


February 27

Black Health: Breaking Stereotypes & Debunking Myths with the Black Action Society

Time: 8 pm – 10 pm

Location:  Humanities Center Colloquium Cathedral of Learning room 602

 


February 28

Wendell Freeland: A Quiet Soldier Directors-Cut Presentation

Time: 11:30 am Reception; 12 pm Program

Location:  Barco Law Building, Teplitz Coutroom

​RSVP at lawevent@pitt.edu