February is Black History Month and the University of Memphis has a schedule of events and ceremonies in 2010 that are sure to interest all students and citizens of the Memphis area in general.
Please click on or hover over each event in the list below to see additional information. Date/s or times are subject to change. All events are sponsored or sanctioned by the University of Memphis or it's associated organizations and committees.
Black History Month includes..
Tuesday February 2nd, Fred Jones Honorarium - The BSA honored Southern Heritage Classic founder Fred Jones.
Thursday February 4th, The World is My Home: The Life of Paul Roberson
Tuesday February 9th, Business Expo
Wednesday February 10th, Presentation for New Chicago and Beyond autobiography of Dr. Odie H. Tolbert Jr.
Friday February 12th, Gospel Explosion Featuring “Twinkie Clark”
Tuesday February 16th, Play: God’s Trombone
Wednesday February 17th, Overcoming the Hidden History of Katrinas Fury and of Our Future
Thursday February 18th, An Evening Conversation with “Rev. Run”
Friday February 19th, Freedom Ball and Annual Hohenberg Lecture featuring Mikelle Smith Omari
Wednesday February 24th, Igniting Excitement
Friday February 26th, Closing Ceremony with speaker Judge George Brown