Upcoming Events

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Black History Month

Black History Month Display
Tuesday-Wednesday, February 4-5, 2020
10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Quad

Stop by the Quad and learn about black figures who made an impact throughout history.

Black History Month Jeopardy
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
12 – 1 p.m., Diversity Center, LX 7

Stop by for a chance to win fun Warrior prizes after a round of Jeopardy! Free appetizers will be provided. Must RSVP by Monday, February 10.

Black Art Inspired Paint & Sip
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
​6 – 8 p.m., Diversity Center, LX 7

Create your black art-inspired painting at this fun paint and sip night! Free appetizers will be provided.
Must RSVP by Sunday, February 16.

Black Excellence Alumni & Student Panel
Thursday, February 20, 2020
5:30-7:30 p.m., MSR 130

Join us for a panel discussion with some of our Warrior alumni and students! This is a panel you don’t want to miss!

Black Power Matters: Angela's Story
Friday, February 21, 2020
12:30 – 1:30 p.m., Diversity Center, Multipurpose Room

A workshop on Angela’s Narrative, performed by Valerie Holmes, reconstructs the experiences of one of the first kidnapped Africans brought to Colonial Jamestown in 1619.

2nd Annual Black Power Matters
Friday, February 21, 2020
5 – 8 p.m., MSR 130

The 2020 Ethnic Studies Black History Month event will feature a variety of leaders and artists who will speak about issues impacting social justice and African-Americans from 1619-2019 and to 2020, in the Central Valley and beyond.

Walking Through the Lived Experiences of African Americans - Visual Representation
Monday, February 24, 2020
11:30 a.m – 3:30 p.m., MSR 130

Masters of Social Work project participatory action project illuminate the lived experiences of African-Americans.

Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement Documentary
Monday, February 24, 2020
6 p.m., MSR 130

Masters of Social Work project participatory action project illuminate the lived experiences of African-Americans.

Inclusive Leadership
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
2–3 p.m., Diversity Center, LX 7

As a leader, it is your charge to ensure that members feel connected and valued. This workshop will explore what it means to lead from a cultural perspective, acknowledge the role diversity and intersectionality play in groups, and build skills to be an inclusive leader. 

Black Matters Film & Discussion featuring “Fruitvale Station”
Thursday, February 27
7 – 9 p.m., Diversity Center

Featuring film and discussion of “Fruitvale Station,” the story of Oscar Grant lll.

Dr. Tommie Smith: The Power of a Dream
Friday, February 28, 2020
7:30 p.m., Mainstage Theatre

“Your life begins to end the day you become silent about things that matter.”

Black Excellence Ball
Saturday, February 29, 2020
7 p.m., FDC 118
$5 - Buy Tickets Online

Join us for a night full of fun and celebration in honor of Black History Month. This formal event is for all to enjoy and acknowledge the success and achievements of those who came before us. For more details please contact stanstatebsu@gmail.com.