Ithaca College Celebrates Black History Month 2014 - Sankofa!


Contributed by John Rawlins

Join Ithaca College as we celebrate Black History Month, as part of our Cultural Theme Month programming!

Thursday, February 6 - African Latino Society presents "Day of Remembrance"
ALS Room (West Tower Lobby) - Presented by the African Latino Society
Tuesday, February 11 - 7:00pm - "Everyone Has a Place: My Time on the Road with Wynton Marsalis & the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra"
Emerson Suite C - Presented by John W. Rawlins III, Asst. Director, OSEMA

Wednesday, February 12 - 7:00pm - "Brother Outsider: The Story of Bayard Rustin"
Textor 103 - Presented by the LGBT Resource Center

Tuesday, February 18 - 8:00pm - "STEP AFRIKA! An evening of blending moves & sounds of South African dance with U.S. Stepping"
Emerson Suites - Presented by OSEMA & the African Latino Society

Thursday, February 20 - 11:30am - Engaging Communities - Creating an Inclusive Culture: "The Truth Behind Bias, Bullying and other Derailing Behaviors"
Emerson Suites - Presented by the Office of Human Resources
It is necessary to RSVP for this important event as seating is limited. Visit to RSVP!

Friday, February 21 - 8:15pm - "Africa to America" Black History Month Concert
Ford Hall (Whalen Center) - Presented by the School of Music

Monday, February 24 - 7:00pm - "Black & Latino Greeks: History, Relevance, & Responsibility"  Klingenstein Lounge - Presented by OSEMA & the African Latino Society 

Friday, February 28 - 7:00pm - Brothers4Brothers Celebration Banquet
Emerson Suites - Presented by Brothers4Brothers

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Multicultural Affairs at or (607) 274-3222. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.