Black History Month celebration at IPFW

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

February 7, 2012

February 10, 2012

February 14, 2012

February 17, 2012

February 18, 2012

February 20, 2012

February 21, 2012

February 25, 2012

February 26, 2012

February 28, 2012

Phone: 260-481-6555


Event Description

January 19, 2012 Updated Feb 15, 2012 at 2:30 PM EDT

“African-Americans in STEM Related Career Fields”
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Noon-1:15 p.m.
WU 114-116

"Stories from the African American Tradition"
Presenter: Chief Condra Ridley, Storyteler
Tuesday, February 10, 2012
WU 114-116

2012 Black History Month Event
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Noon-1:15 p.m.
WU 114-116

Multicultural Campus Visit Day
Friday, February 17, 2012
Walb Union

Brother Outside: The Life of Bayard Rustin
Saturday, February 18, 2012
2 p.m.-5 p.m.
ACPL, Downtown Branch, 900 Library Plaza

Omnibus Lecture Series: Michele Norris
"If You Meant It, Then You Should Have Put a Stamp on It"
February 20, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Rhinehart Music Center, Auer Performance Hall

Rhyme and Reason Reunion (Talent Expo) Featured poet: Brandon “Xplicitpoet” Thornton
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
7 p.m.-9 p.m.
WU Ballroom

Redefined 2012: African-American Male Summit
Saturday, February 25
Walb Student Union Ballroom
Admission free for IPFW students
Call 481-6604

8th Annual Gospel Fest
Sunday, February 26, 2012
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
WU Ballroom
The fest will feature a number of genres in the field of gospel music
and will be multicultural in its expression. The participants are from
diverse organizations, including church and school choirs, family and
community-based singing groups, and college musical groups.

The following groups have confirmed their presence this year:
● Greater Progressive Baptist Church Mass Choir
● Greater Progressive Baptist Church Youth Choir
● Greater Mount Ararat Baptist Church Mass Choir
● Dupree Memorial COGIC Goldenaires Choir
● Live 4:1
● A Cappella Choir, Northfield High School, Wabash
● Anointing Gospel Choir, Indiana Tech, Fort Wayne
● Crazy for Christ (CFC)
● Practice at 5! Christian Band

Gospel Fest is free and open to the public.

Voices From the Motherland: Personal Narratives of Refuge and Migration
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Noon-1:15 p.m.
WU 114-116

Maafa 21: Black Genocide in 21st Century America (Free Movie)
Allen County Public Library Meeting Room A
900 Library Plaza
Contact Sally Williams, Urban Life Matters at 317-748-6269.

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