BLACK HISTORY MONTH Celebration Feb 14 Love Speaks
Tuesday, February 14, 202312:30 pm - 2:00 pm BLACK HISTORY MONTH Celebration Feb 14 Love Speaks
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THUR, FEB 9: LACCD Celebration
NOON - 2:00 PM at LA Southwest College | 1600 W. Imperial Hwy, LA, CA 90047
This 9-campus celebration will feature free In-N-Out meals, Gift Bags, T-shirts and remarks from Guest Speaker Dr. Chike Akua. Dr. Akua is a Professor of Educational Leadership at Clark Atlanta University and was named one of the "50 Leaders of Tomorrow" by Ebony Magazine. This is an In-Person and Virtual Event. Register at bit.ly/LACCDBHM2023
TUES, FEB 14: Love Speaks
LET’S TALK: In honor of Black Power Couples throughout history, come listen and discuss “Love Speak – Are You Listening?” Grab some snacks and mix & mingle
BSU Office (FA 102) @ 12:30 pm
THUR, FEB 16: Film - "Judas and the Black Messiah"
FILM SCREENING: Bring a friend and make some new ones at this free screening of “Judas and the Black Messiah,” a biographical drama about the betrayal of the chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party in late-1960s
GC 160 @ 12:30 pm
WED, FEB 22: AfroBeats Party
AFRO BEATS CELEBRATION: Music, performance, snacks and feeling the vibe. More details soon.
Wildcat Walkway (in front of MSA) @ 12:00 - 2:00 pm
MON, FEB 27: Film - "Nope"
FILM SCREENING 11:10 AM in MSA 003: Enjoy a free screening of “Nope”, written and co-produced by Jordan Peele FUN FACT: several students from the West LA College film/TV production crafts program worked on this film.
COORDINATED BY BLACK SCHOLARS UNITED (BSU)
Culture, Community & Collegiate Success
JUNE 1, 2023: BLACK GRADUATION
Save the date for the 9-campus Black Graduation Ceremony sponsored by LACCD's African American Outreach Initiative (AAOI). Watch for announcements later this Spring.