Join Multicultural Student Affairs for a variety of events in celebration of Black History Month! Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Celebrating Diversity Committee and Black Student Association.
Black History Month Student Highlight: Art Exhibition
On display Feb. 5-29 | Building S “Student Street”
Artist Priscillia Sossah presents “Naturals in Nature,” a showcase of Black women’s natural hair textures and the nature that complements the styles.
Black Solidarity Day Reception
Wednesday, Feb. 7, 12:30-1:45 p.m. | Building G, Room G110 A & B
Moraine Valley students and staff are encouraged to wear all black clothing as a symbol of solidarity to kick off Black History Month. Light refreshments will be served.
Black Student Association: Art & Refresh
Tuesday, Feb. 13, 3-4:30 p.m. | Building U, Room U111
Join BSA for an inspiring day of creativity and community as we celebrate African Americans and the arts through the richness of Black culture. Light refreshments will be served.
The Movements: A Celebration of African Americans in the Arts
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 1-2:15 p.m.
This session will focus on the historical significance of Black cultural movements. Followed by a discussion on the history, role and the impact each movement has on society in the present day. Presented by Dr. Amani Wazwaz.
Black Student Association: New Age of Therapy
Wednesday, Feb. 21, Noon-1 p.m. | Building U, Room U111
Join this virtual student-only event to discuss current issues affecting the Black community. This will be a safe space for all students to talk and learn different methods of therapy including art therapy, drama therapy and music therapy. To attend visit morainevalley.edu/newage.