Black History Month Events

Black History Month

Throughout our area, various places are hosting events to celebrate “Black History Month.”  Check out WNEP’s Public Service Bulletin Board for more information.  Below, is a list of activities happening this month at the University of Scranton as mentioned on Newswatch 16 This Morning. 

Feb. 7             7:30 p.m. “The Status of African-American Women.” Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Jane Kopas Women’s Center. DeNaples Center. Free. Call 941-5904.

 
Feb. 12            noon. Brown Bag Lunch: “Myths about Soul Food” featuring Clancy Harrison, lecturer, exercise science and sport. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. DeNaples Center. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 12            5 p.m. Real Talk: “Interracial Romance” presented by Meghan Rich. Ph.D., assistant professor of sociology. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. DeNaples Center. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 19            5 p.m. Real Talk: “Racial Stereotypes: A Discussion of Behavior and Consequence” Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. DeNaples Center. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 20            7 p.m. Movie Night: “No! The Rape Documentary” Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Jane Kopas Women’s Center. Pearn Auditorium, Brennan Hall. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 21             7 p.m. “Changing Perceptions of Minorities in the Media” featuring author and St. Petersburg Times journalist Eric Deggans. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Communication Department. Loyola Science Center. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 25             8 p.m. “The Black/Jew Dialogues.” Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and The University of Scranton Programming Board. Moskovitz Theater, DeNaples Center. Free. Call 941-5904.
 
Feb. 27             7 p.m. Movie Night: “Frontline: A Class Divided” Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. Pearn Auditorium, Brennan Hall. Free. Call 941-5904.

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