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Black History Month: Black History Month Celebration

A guide highlighting books, websites, and articles on African American history and heritage.

Black History Month Calendar of Campus Events

"History Made. Life Portrayed" 

                                                   Campus Events

Tuesday, February 6
Discussion of Sounds Vibration: Black History Month Processional 
Time/Location: 12 noon - 1 p.m., Campus Center Dining Room (Room 2201)


Wednesday, February 7
COLLEGE HOUR: OPENING CEREMONY:   Martin Luther King Jr. Luncheon Event.
Time/Location: 12 noon - 1 p.m., Campus Center Dining Room (Room 2201)

Thursday, February 8
LECTURE SERIES I 
Artist & Activist Phavia Kujichagulia 
Time/Location: 11 a.m. - 12 noon. Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Friday, February 9
LECTURE SERIES I 
Black Minds Matter Series Recap
Time/Location: Noon - 12 noon - 1:30 p.m.    Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Monday, February 12
Workshop Gun Laws
Time/Location: 12 noon -1 p.m.  - Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Film Festival I
I Am Not Your Negro
Time/Location: 1p.m. -3p.m.  - Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Tuesday, February 13
LECTURE SERIES III: Umoja Event

"Black in Latin America" Film Screening & Lecture 
Time/Location: 10 am-12:30 pm  -  Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Black History Month Calendar of Campus Events

Tuesday, February 14
COLLEGE HOUR
Modern Fusion Music Hour/ Open Mic
Valentines Day "Live Life & Liberations of Love"
Time: 12:00 noon to 1 p.m.

Tuesday, February 20
African American Read-in: Open Mic
Time/Location: 12 noon -2 p.m., Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Wednesday, February 21
COLLEGE HOUR

Know Your Rights Workshop: ACLU
Time/Location: 12 noon -1 p.m., Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Thursday, February  22

African American Network (AAN): General Meeting

Time/Location: 3 p.m. -4 p.m., Appreciation Hall  (Room 1501)

Tuesday, February  27

Sound Off: BeaT D Rhythm Let yo' Heartbeat Speak 

Time/Location: 12 noon -1 p.m., Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313) & Campus Center Plaza

Wednesday, February  28

COLLEGE HOUR: CLOSING CEREMONY 

MOLODI, Performance Ensemble 

Time/Location: 12 noon -1 p.m.,  Campus Center Dining Room (Room 2201)

 

 

BHM Month Long Exhibits

Messengers of Piece Series
Bamba & Senegal, South Africa Pigment Prints and Jewelry 2016

By Ron Herman

Campus Center Dining Room 2201 
 

House of Books Series 
Botswana & Lesotho, Southern Africa Pigment Prints, 2007 

By Lesley Louden
Foothill College Library

Welcome to Black History Month

Foothill students, faculty and staff celebrate the cultural diversity of the campus community throughout the year with a series of heritage month events.   

Foothill College celebrates Black History Month during the month of February.  The theme for the 2018 Black History Month celebration is "History Made. Life Portrayed". The calendar of campus events for the 2018 Black History Month campus celebration is listed in the left colums.  

For additional information on Foothill College heritage month celebrations contact the Student Activities Office at (650) 949-7282, visit the Foothill College Heritage and Health Series web page, or drop by the Campus Center Student Activities Office, Room 2009.