Events include an art show, recitals, film festival, business expo, speakers and an interactive workshop.
Feb. 2-28 | G-Building Hallway
An exhibition illustrating the civil rights movement's enduring significance by focusing on the people and the events that made it possible. Features photographs, facsimiles of landmark documents and quotations by movement leaders.
Tuesday, Feb. 4 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | The Hive and C135
Discuss transfer opportunities with representatives of historically black colleges and universities. Also: the history of HBCUs, members of the Divine Nine Greek Letter Organizations, the Lancaster ISD Marching Band, Greek steppers and snacks.
Wednesdays | 1 p.m. | F117
Feb. 5 • Bronwen Forbay, Soprano
Feb. 12 • Tony Baker Jazz Quartet
Feb. 19 • George Anderson Jazz Quartet
Feb. 26 • Barbara Hill Moore Vocal Studio
Thursday, Feb. 6 | 12:30-1:15 p.m. | The Hive
The oldest continuously operating professional dance company in Dallas performs mini concerts on "African Americans and the Vote."
Film festival of documentaries on the right to vote and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Friday, Feb. 7 and 14 | 12:30-3 p.m. | L208
"I am Not Your Negro" and "Freedom Summer"
Monday, Feb. 17 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | VIBee Lounge
"Voting Matters" and "Barber of Birmingham"
Tuesday, Feb. 18 | 11 a.m.-noon | Pleasant Grove Campus Community Room
Monday, Feb. 10 | 12:30-2 p.m. | C135 and The Hive
Support our African American entrepreneurs in the DFW small business community and help black businesses stay in business. Vendors will be on campus promoting their merchandise, products and services.
Tuesday, Feb. 11 | 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. | S100
Engaging conversation from the black male and female perspective as it relates to our plight during slavery, the civil rights movement, voter registration and the hip-hop era. Door prizes and refreshments.
Wednesday, Feb. 12 | 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. | S100
Plan to be inspired by a living history book. Meet the Rev. Peter Johnson, one of Dallas' last living links to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s purpose-driven mission of non-violence for justice.
Thursday, Feb. 13 | 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. | C297
Unwashed stories seldom told. Spotlighting the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama.
Tuesday, Feb. 18 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | VIBee Lounge
Staff and faculty share personal experiences and self reflections of the significance and impact of living within institutionalized America.
Thursday, Feb. 20 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | C135
Share your favorite original poem, essay or play an instrument and learn to swing dance.
Wednesday, Feb. 26 | 2:30-5:30 p.m. | G203
This interactive, three-hour workshop by Young Professionals of Color allows students of color to tell their stories to counteract dominant narratives, define their identity and take the first steps to creating change in their community.