Office of Multicultural Student Success

Black History Month

Planning committees are open to all UT students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in serving on the planning committee for Black history month, please email omss@utoledo.edu.

Black History Month Celebration at the Men's Basketball Game

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 7PM
Savage Arena

Join us at the Rockets take on the Akron Zips! African American student organizations will have information tables prior to the game; the Black national anthem will be sung; the MLK scholarship winners will be recognized and there will be performances by NPHC and FIRE Squad at halftime.   

The War Within

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 6:30-8:30pm
Room 2592, Student Union

During Black History Month, the Black Student Union and the South African American Brotherhood present Jerome Jenkins.

BHM Film Series: Moonlight

Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 7:30pm
Room 1039, Center for Performing Arts

Join us for the Black History Month Film Series!

step afrika!

Monday, February 11, 2019 from 7-9pm
Student Union Auditorium

Step Afrika! is a dance company dedicated to the African-American tradition of "stepping". Join us as we watch this amazing performance!

BHM Film Series: Creed

Thursday, February 14, 2019 from 7:30pm
Center Theatre, Center for Performing Arts

Join us for the Black History Month Film Series!

The MAps Behind the Movement: African American Freedom Struggles as Geographical Work

Friday, February 15, 2019 at 2:30PM
Snyder Memorial 2110

Join Dr. Derek Alderman for this discussion as part of the Spring 2019 UT Geography and Planning Colloquium Series.

BHM Film Series: Pariah

Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 7:30pm
Room 1039, Center for Performing Arts

Join us for the Black History Month Film Series!

Black issues conference

Friday, February 22, 2019
Bowling Green State University

Join the Black History Month Committee in attending the Black Issues Conference at Bowling Green State University. Contact David Young at david.young@utoledo.edu if you are interested in attending.

BSU Fashion Show

Friday, February 22, 2019 from 6-10pm
Student Union Auditorium

We are excited for the annual Black Student Union Fashion Show! Check back for more details.

Black Girlz Rock

Monday, February 25, 2019 from 6-10pm
Ingman Room, Student Union

Join NPHC for the annual Black Girlz Rock event! Check back for more details.

Bill Picard

Tuesday, February 26, At 6PM
Doorman Theater, University Hall

Check back for more information!

BHM Film Series: Get out

Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 7:30pm
Center Theatre, Center for Performing Arts
Join us for the Black History Month Film Series!
Last Updated: 6/30/19