African American Alumni Council 50th Anniversary

January 15, 2019 - 4:00pm

Join the Commemoration of the historic computer center takeover, the catalyst for change in Black student life and diversity at the University of Pittsburgh.

With a vigil walk to the Cathedral of Learning and A Commemoration Reception in Alumni Hall.  Featuring First-hand accounts of the 1969 event from those who were there.

A prelude to the publication and book launch of Say It Loud, a collection of oral histories and reflections from this 1968-69 activism at Pitt.

Please register at or review the event flier.  

For more information contact, Byron Allen; 412-953-2216

Location and Address

University of Pittsburgh

William Pitt Union

Kurtzman Room