Black History Month Events

The University of Georgia will celebrate Black History Month 2018 with a wide variety of programs and activities across campus. Stay tuned to this page for updates and new events celebrating Black History throughout the month of February!

Trivia Night

Back to Black: Black History Month Trivia

January 31, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
MLC 253

African American painting

Tour at Two: African American Artists

More Information about Tour at Two: African American Artists

January 31, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:
Georgia Museum of Art

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the Soapbox

The Soapbox

More Information about The Soapbox

February 01, 2018
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Location:
Tate Student Center - The Intersection

Susan T Gooden portrait

SPIA Lecture:
Dr. Susan T. Gooden

More Information about Race and Social Equity: A Nervous Area of Government

February 01, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm

Location:
Baldwin Hall - Pinnacle Room

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BMLS

BMLS General Body Meeting

February 01, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Location:
MLC 348

International Coffee Hour logo

International Coffee Hour:
ISL & African Student Union

More Information about International Coffee Hour: ASU

February 02, 2018
11:30am - 1:00pm

Location:
Memorial Hall Ballroom

Black History Month calendar

Black History Month Kickoff

February 05, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location:
Tate Plaza

Standing Their Ground book image

Department of History Book Club

More Information about Department of History Book Club

February 06, 2018
12:30pm

Location:
230 LeConte Hall

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#OneUGA image

#OneUGA Chat

February 08, 2018
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Location:
Tate Student Center - The Intersection

Get On Up Movie poster

Morton Theatre:
Get On Up Movie

More Information about Morton Theatre Event

February 11, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
The Morton Theatre

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Black Theatrical Ensemble logo

Acting Intensive Workshop

February 12, 2018
Time TBD

Location:
Location TBD

Black Theatrical Ensemble logo

Matters of the Heart

February 13, 2018
5:30pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

Trivia Night

BTE Trivia Night

February 13, 2018
Time TBD

Location:
Location TBD

photo of Hunter and Holmes at commencement

In Memory of Him,
In Honor of Her

February 13, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
Location TBD

BMLS logo

He Said, She Said

February 13, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
Tate Student Center 480

University Housing logo

Facing Colorism

More Information about Facing Colorism

February 13, 2018
7:00pm

Location:
Building 1516 Multipurpose Room

BAC logo

Black Health Matters

February 14, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
MLC 253

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#BlackLove Poetry Night
and Open Mic

February 14, 2018
7:00pm

Location:
Tate Student Center - The Intersection

collage of famous black women

Celebrating Black Women

More Information about Celebrating Black Women

February 15, 2018
5:00pm

Location:
Memorial Hall - Adinkra Hall

art painting

BTE/ BEST/ BMLS Art Showcase

February 15, 2018
Time TBD

Location:
Location TBD

Black Theatrical Ensemble logo

A Celebration of Black Artists

February 15, 2018
7:00pm

Location:
Memorial Hall Ballroom

Black Panther movie poster

Black Panther Film

February 16, 2018
4:30pm

Location:
Ovation AMC Dine-in Theatre

Black History Month image

Black History Month Awards Dinner

More Information about Black History Month Awards Dinner & Celebration

February 16, 2018
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Georgia Museum of Art

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Book cover of Birthright Citizens

Department of History Book Club

More Information about Department of History Book Club

February 20, 2018
12:30pm

Location:
230 LeConte Hall

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An door key on top of cash

NAACP Financial Literacy Program

February 20, 2018
6:30pm

Location:
Location TBD

film projector

Cinema Politique: Boycott

February 20, 2018
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
MLC 081

image of bingo cards and balls

Black History Bingo Night

February 20, 2018
7:00pm

Location:
Brumby Hall

portrait of Martha Jones

Guest Lecture
by Martha Jones

More Information about Black History Month Guest Lecture by Martha Jones

February 22, 2018
2:00pm

Location:
221 LeConte Hall

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NAACP logo

NAACP
Day of Service

February 22, 2018
Time TBD

Location:
Location TBD

cover of NBA2K18 video game

NBA 2K Tournament

February 22, 2018
6:30pm

Location:
Building 1516 Multipurpose Room

NAACP logo

“Mind your Business”
Social

February 23, 2018
5:00pm

Location:
Tate Student Center - The Intersection

photo of sign outside Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta

Civil Rights
History Tour

February 24, 2018
8:00am - 6:00pm

Location:
Atlanta, Ga.

image of spotlight on stage with red curtain

Shining the Spotlight

More Information about Shining the Spotlight

February 26, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
Building 1516 Multipurpose Room

portrait of Sheri Riley

Speaker:
Sheri Riley

February 27, 2018
6:30pm

Location:
Location TBD

photo of black alumni

A Conversation
with Black Alumni

February 28, 2018
6:00pm

Location:
MLC 253

Invisible No More book cover

Invisible No More:
Police Violence

More Information about Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color

March 01, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Location:
Special Collection Libraries

dancing students at Africa Night

Africa Night 2018:
ISL & African Student Union

More Information about Africa Night 2018

March 02, 2018
7:00pm

Location:
Fine Arts Theatre