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Black History Month at UMass Dartmouth Schedule of Events February 22-28

Black History Month Show February 22

UMass Dartmouth's Black Student Union, Haitian American Student Association, and Sigma Phi Rho invite you to the 2nd Annual Black History Month Show Tomorrow, Saturday, February 22, at 5:00 p.m., at the UMass Dartmouth Main Auditorium. The show was started to engage and encourage interest in Black History Month on campus and also give students a place to showcase their talents in front of peers, faculty, staff and the wider community.

UMass Dartmouth's Main Auditorium is located within the university's MacLean Campus Center (285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747). Parking is available for the concert in lots 6 & 7.

UMass Dartmouth Black History Month Calendar of Events, February 22-28:

February 22
Black History Month Show
Celebrating UMass Dartmouth students
Main Auditorium, 5:00 p.m.

February 24
De-Stress Yourself Day
Drop in for a complimentary massage
Unity House, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Light refreshments will be served
Sign up at the Unity House

February 28
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Awards Breakfast
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Carlos Muñoz
Woodland Commons, 8:30am
$25 faculty, staff, and the general public; $10 students
Tickets available at the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, third floor, Administration Building

Frederick Douglass: In the Shadow of Slavery
A one-man adventure showcasing the complexities of American (and New Bedford) history starring Mel Johnson Jr.
Zeiterion Theater, 8pm
For tickets, visit

UMass Dartmouth has announced a schedule of events throughout Black History Month. Students, staff, faculty, alumni and members of the public are invited to attend all events. Many events are being held through the sponsorship of the New Bedford Historical Society. For information on all upcoming events throughout the month, visit

Author:  "Joseph Sullivan [Contact]"
Date:  21-Feb-2014
Department:   Frederick Douglass Unity House

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