Black History Month

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

Because of Them We Can: A March Honoring Hunter, Holmes & Early

Because of Them We Can:
A March Honoring Hunter, Holmes & Early

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February 01, 2020
9:00am - 11:00am

Location:
Myers Programming Room

Black History Month 2020

Black History Month Kick-Off

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February 03, 2020
11:00am - 1:00pm

Location:
Tate Student Center Concourse

UGA Chapel

Holmes Hunter Lecture

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February 03, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:
UGA Chapel

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I Am Not Your Negro

Film Screening:
I Am Not Your Negro

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February 04, 2020
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Miller Learning Center
Room 248

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Presentation

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February 06, 2020
11:00am - 1:00pm

Location:
LGBT Resource Center

Black Affairs Council

Black History Month Trivia

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February 06, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Miller Learning Center
Room 207

Antwain Hunter

A Boy of Tender Years or A Felon of a Character So Hardened

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February 07, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:
Leconte Hall 320

Three students at recruitment weekend

Georgia DAZE
Early Action Admitted Students Weekend

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February 07, 2020
7:00 a.m.

Location:
Tate Reception Hall

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Andre Brock

Doubly Conscious:
Black Cybercultures

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February 07, 2020
3:30pm

Location:
Miller Learning Center
Room 214

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Donuts with the Director

Donuts with the Director
Institute of African American Studies

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February 07, 2020
11:30am -1:30pm

Location:
Park Hall 314

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

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February 07, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location:
LGBT Resource Center

UGA Chapter of NAACP

Hot Take

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February 10, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

The Defamation Experience

The Defamation Experience:
A Courtroom Drama

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February 11, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Morton Theatre

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Thavolia Glymph

The Civil War: The Beauty and Blood of Cotton Come Home

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February 11, 2020
12:30pm

Location:
Leconte Hall 101

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The Women's Fight

Black History Month Book Club: The Women’s Fight

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February 11, 2020
8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location:
Leconte Hall 102

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UGA Chapter of NAACP

Cash For Convicts

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February 11, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Miller Learning Center
Room 348

BTE Soul Food Cypher

Soul Food Cypher

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February 11, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Creswell Hall 133

ABK Logo

The Civil Rights Era: A Day in the Life

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February 11, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

Black Theatrical Ensemble

BTE General Body Meeting: BHM Edition

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February 12, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Miller Learning Center
Room 348

Mind Your Business

Mind Your Business

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February 12, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

Living Single

Living Single

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February 13, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

Tea & Poetry

Tea & Poetry

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February 13, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location:
Crewswell Hall 133

International Coffee Hour: Multicultural Services and Programs

International Coffee Hour: Multicultural Services and Programs

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February 14, 2020
11:30am - 1:00pm

Location:
Memorial Hall Ballroom

A Miscarriage of Justice: Women’s Reproductive Lives & The Law in Early 20th Century Brazil

A Miscarriage of Justice

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February 14, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:
LeConte Hall 221

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Black Love Singles Night

Black Love Singles Night

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February 14, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Rooker Fireside Lounge

Taste of Home with FAB: Soul Food Social

Taste of Home with FAB: Soul Food Social

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February 17, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location:
ISL Hall of Nations

Lecture: What Do You Mean Black Catholic Nuns Taught in 1830’s Baltimore?

Lecture: What Do You Mean Black Catholic Nuns Taught in 1830’s Baltimore?

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February 18, 2020
12:30pm- 1:30pm

Location:
LeConte Hall 102

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Book Club: Educated In Tyranny By Louis Nelson

Book Club: Educated In Tyranny By Louis Nelson

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February 18, 2020
8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location:
LeConte Hall 101

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Famous & Notable LGBT African American Artists

Famous & Notable LGBT African American Artists

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February 18, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Location:
The Intersection

Career Fair tabling

Diversity and Inclusion
Career Conference

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February 18, 2020
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location:
Tate Student Center Grand Hall

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Black Affairs Council

Karaoke Night with the
BAC Freshman Advisory Board

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February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Adinkra Hall

“A Story Untold: Black Men and Women in Athens History,” a book lecture by Michael Thurmond

"A Story Untold: Black Men and Women in Athens History," a Book Lecture by Michael Thurmond

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February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:
Richard B. Russell Jr. Special Collections Libraries Building

Dr. Holly Pinheiro

Film Screening of "Glory"
with Discussion with Dr. Holly Pinheiro

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February 20, 2020
1:00pm

Location:
Cine Theatre
234 West Hanckock St
Athens, GA

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Unity Ball: A Formal Affair

Unity Ball: Cirque Du Soul
A Formal Affair

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February 21, 2020
7:00pm - 10:00pm

Location:
Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602

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International Coffee Hour

International Coffee Hour:
Caribbean Student Association

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February 21, 2020
11:30am -1:00pm

Location:
Memorial Hall Ballroom

Black Theatrical Ensemble Presents: Detroit ‘67

Black Theatrical Ensemble Presents: Detroit '67

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February 21, 2020
7:30pm

Location:
Arena Theatre | Fine Arts Building

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Black Theatrical Ensemble Presents: Detroit ‘67

Black Theatrical Ensemble Presents: Detroit '67

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February 22, 2020
2:30pm and 7:30pm

Location:
Arena Theatre | Fine Arts Building

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Mary Frances Early

Mary Frances Early College of Education
Naming and Lecture

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February 25, 2020
2:00pm

Location:
Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

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Union Speaks: BHM Guest Speaker

Union Speaks: BHM Guest Speaker

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February 27, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Tate Theatre

Walking Tour: Historic Black Athens

Walking Tour: Historic Black Athens

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February 28, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location:
Downtown Athens

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Black History Month Dinner & Awards Celebration

Black History Month Dinner & Awards Celebration

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February 28, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm

Location:
Georgia Museum of Art

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African Night: African Student Union

African Night: African Student Union

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February 28, 2020
7:00pm

Location:
Fine Arts Theatre

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African Night: African Student Union

African Night: African Student Union

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February 29, 2020
7:00pm

Location:
Fine Arts Theatre

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