Feb. 7, 2012
University to celebrate Black History MonthBaldwin City, Kan. — Baker University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, the student-run diversity organization Mungano and Dining Services will be host to several events for Black History Month in February.
Here is the schedule of events:
Thursday, Feb. 98 p.m. — Tuskegee Airmen presentation, Mungano Room, Harter Union, Room 17
Friday, Feb. 106:45 p.m. — “Red Tails” movie night, Hollywood Theaters – South Wind 12, Lawrence
Free for all Baker students
Baker vans leave at 6:15 p.m. from Harter Union
Sunday, Feb. 1210:45 a.m. — Visit 9th Street Baptist Church, 901 Tennessee St., Lawrence
Baker students receive a free meal courtesy the church
Members off Mungano will leave at 10 a.m. from Harter Union Lobby.
Thursday, Feb. 167 p.m. — Generation Program, Mungano Room, Harter Union, Room 17
African-American Baker alumni will speak to the current Mungano members about their experiences as African-American students at Baker University.
Tuesday, Feb. 215:30 p.m.-6:15 p.m. — Soul Food Dinner, Allen Dining Hall
Enjoy tradition African-American dishes and learn the rich history behind the foods.
Cost is $7 for the public and students who do not have a Baker University meal plan
Thursday, Feb. 23–Sunday, Feb. 2635th Annual Big XII Conference on Black Student Leadership
Members of Mungano will travel to Norman, Okla., to attend this leadership conference. They will provide a presentation about their experiences.
Thursday, March 18 p.m. — Black History Trivia Night, Owens Audio-Visual Room
For more information about the events, contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs at (785) 594-8364.
Baker University is committed to assuring student learning, and developing confident, competent and responsible contributors to society.