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Black History Month 2017

SMU Black History Month
February 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017
Join us in celebrating Black History Month 2017 at SMU! We will be hosting multiple events throughout the month. Please see the image below for more information.

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Black History Month Programs

Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and the Association of Black Students


Friday, February 3
Film Screening: Color of Friendship
7 pm | McCord Auditorium

Wednesday, February 15
African Culture Fair & Art Showcase
7 PM | HT Commons
Co-Sponsored with the African Student Association

Friday, February 10
Film Screening: American Promise
7 pm | McCord Auditorium

Monday, February 13
ABS Meeting: Game Night
6 pm | HT Forum

Thursday, February 16
Girl Chat
Time | Location TBA
Sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Friday, February 17
Film Screening: Ali
7 pm | McCord Auditorium
Sponsored by the Athletic Department

Monday, February 20
Black History Month Luncheon
12-2 pm | Karcher Auditorium
*RSVP required to
Sponsored by the Black Law Students Association

Tuesday, February 21
Black Professional Networking
7 pm | Location TBA
Sponsored by the National Pan-Hellenic Council

Thursday, February 23
Black History Month Chapel
11 am | Perkins Chapel
Sponsored by the Black Seminarians Association

Friday, February 24
Progression of a Black Woman
7 pm | HT Theatre
Sponsored by Sisters Supporting Sisters

Saturday, February 25
Krewe du Ware
1-4 pm | Ware Commons
Sponsored by Ware Commons

Saturday, February 25
Black Excellence Ball
7 pm | HT Ballrooms
*Students must RSVP in OMSA
**Community Members can purchase tickets here.
Sponsored by the Black Alumni of SMU

Monday, February 27
ABS Meeting: Know Your Rights
6 pm | HT Forum

Tuesday, February 28
BHM Cookout
7 PM |HT Varsity

For more information, email or call 214-768-4578.