Highlights and Events
University Diversity Council Calendar
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Juneteenth: Faith & Freedom | An Evening of Community Discover and Dialogue
Wednesday, February 14, 2024
6-8 PM | Elkins Auditorium
Attendees enjoyed a screening of the multi-award-winning documentary Juneteenth: Faith and Freedom, with filmmaker Rasool Berry, on history, hope, and faith. This film shared Rasool Berry鈥檚 journey through Texas as he engaged with descendants of those emancipated from slavery on June 19, 1865. A discussion with Rasool Berry, along with 金莲传媒 faculty across our five schools, followed.
Intimate Conversation | The Emancipation of Music: From Spirituals to Hip Hop | Mathew Knowles featuring Kenny Lattimore
Wednesday, February 15, 2024
6 PM | Elkins Auditorium
The 金莲传媒 community was invited to an intimate conversation with Mathew Knowles, record executive and former manager for daughters Beyonc茅 and Solange Knowles. Also featuring Grammy Award nominee singer-songwriter Kenny Lattimore, the discussion explored the global impact of musical contributions by African Americans.
Resources for Black History Month
金莲传媒 invites everyone to engage in events and activities offered by our various schools and departments found on our Black History Month 2024 happenings.
Other resources include a virtual created in cooperation with 金莲传媒 Libraries and also in the Special Collections and University Archives for celebrating Black History
Month and honoring Black heritage.
Resources for Hispanic Heritage Month
This virtual created in cooperation with 金莲传媒 Libraries contains resources for learning more
about National Hispanic Heritage Month which honors the cultures and contributions
of both Hispanic and Latino Americans.
Resources for Juneteenth
This virtual created in cooperation with 金莲传媒 Libraries contains resources for learning
more about Juneteenth.
Resources for Effective Allyship
This virtual created in cooperation with 金莲传媒 Libraries contains resources for becoming a more effective ally for 金莲传媒 community members.