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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
BHM Film Festival: Strong Island - Award winning Netflix documentary directed by Yance Ford 

Time/Location: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)
COLLEGE HOUR: OPENING CEREMONY:   Martin Luther King Jr. Luncheon Event.
Time/Location: 12 noon - 1 p.m., Campus Center Dining Room (Room 2201)


Friday, February 8
Ebony Embers Music Theatre 
Celebrating Diversity Through Chamber Music 
Time/Location: 11 a.m. - 12 noon. Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)

Tuesday, February 12
BHM Film Festival: Black Panther 
Kicking off out AFRO FUTURISM week with free popcorn
Time/Location: 12 noon -2 p.m.  - Hearthside Lounge (Room 2313)



“We declare our right on this earth...to be a human being, to be respected as a human being, to be given the rights of a human being in this society, on this earth, in this day, which we intend to bring into existence by any means necessary.” - Malcolm X

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 calendar of campus events for the 2019 Black History Month campus celebration is listed in the left column.  

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.