SMU celebrates Black History Month through March 2

As part of its Black History Month celebration, SMU will host a variety of activities, most of which are free or inexpensive and open to the public.

“Education is Freedom” is the theme for the week of Feb. 9. Events include:

  • an African American History Quiz Bowl, sponsored by Black Men Emerging, at 7 p.m. Feb 10 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom
  • a community discussion of “The State of Black American Success,” sponsored by the Association of Black Students, at 7 p.m. Feb. 11 in the Hughes-Trigg Forum
  • performances of The Vagina Monologues, sponsored by Women’s Interest Network, to raise money and awareness to end violence against women and girls with a spotlight on women of the Democratic Republic of Congo – at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 and Feb. 13 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, tickets $5 for students, $10 for non-students

More events are scheduled throughout the month of February. For more information, contact Student Activities and Multicultural Student Affairs at 214-768-4583 or Ke’Ana Hardy.

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