Another Busy Week in Black History Month!

It’s the last week of Black History Month so check out these incredible events happening near you!

Tuesday, February 23 at 4 PM, Makuu will host Diversi-Tea: Conversations with Campus Leaders on the 2nd Floor of Van Pelt–Dietrich Library with Dr. Brian Peterson. Tea and cookies will be served.

Wednesday, February 24 at 7 pm in Arch 108 LAGAPSA presents Undocumented Students in Higher Education. This conversation will tackle the tough reality of pursuing education as an undocumented immigrant.

Thursday, February 25 from 5:30 to 6:30 pm in the Graduate Student Center Room 305, join the Black Male Educators Convening (BMEC) for their program: Building a Pipeline for Black Male Educators. This discussion focuses on how black males can become more involved and employed in the field of education.

Friday, February 26 at 6 pm in Wu & Chen Auditorium (3330 Walnut St.) BGAPSA presents Talking Back: A Sex-Positive Conversation about Black Female Sexuality with Feminista Jones and Jamilah Lemieux! Feminista Jones is a New York Native, trained social worker, and advocate for women’s physical, mental and sexual health. Jamilah Lemieux is a Chicago native, Howard graduate, and the Senior Editor of EBONY magazine. We are so honored to have these influential ladies lead a conversation that celebrates black womanhood and sexuality. Check out their Twitter and Facebook pages to learn more about their incredible work: @JamilahLemieux and @FeministaJones.

Saturday, February 27 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, the University of Pennsylvania Black Law Student Association will host the 28th Annual Sadie T.M Alexander Conference at the UPENN Law Levy Conference Center at 3501 Sansom Street. Click here for more information and to get your ticket as seating is limited.

We can’t wait to see you at any and all of these fabulous events!




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