Black History Month 2019

Date: February 5–28, 2019

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San Antonio College Celebrates

Black History Month 2019
“Black Migrations” 

Description

SAC will host a series of events, including presentations, exhibits, and panel discussions. In addition, the Black History Month committee will sponsor a student essay contest.

Tuesday, Feb. 5

Opening Ceremony
Dr. Robert Vela,
SAC President
Welcoming Remarks
Kimberly Hopkins,
Artist
“African American Families Through Her Eyes (the past, the present, and the future)”
11 am – 1 pm
MLC 4th Floor
Reception to follow.

Black Migration Timeline
MLC 3rd Floor

History of Black Migration
Loftin Student Center
Display Cases

Thursday, Feb. 7

Poetry Slam/Open Mic
11 am – 1 pm
Loftin Student Center
The Round
Pizza and drinks

Wednesday, Feb. 13

Taste of Soul
11 am – 1 pm
Loftin Student Center
The Round
Food and drinks

Thursday, Feb. 14

Black Trivia Game
11 am – 1 pm
Loftin Student Center
The Round
Light refreshments
Prizes

Tuesday, Feb. 19

San Antonio Black History
Panel Discussion:
Speakers:
George Frederick
Mario Salas
Aundor Maat
Moderator: Yvonne Campbell
11 am – 1 pm
NAHC 218
Light refreshments

Wednesday, Feb. 20

SACMEN Platica
Collaboration
Guest: Tommy Calvert,
Bexar County Commissioner Precinct 4
12:30 – 2 pm
NAHC 218
Light refreshments

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Call for Unity
Speaker: Rev. Harry Blake
Introduction by
Christopher McClinton
12:30 – 2 pm
NAHC 218

Movie Night
“Walk on the River”
Aundar Maat,
Co-producer
McCreless Auditorium
6 – 8 pm

Thursday, Feb. 28

Film Fest
“Blacks in Film Through the Years”
Created by Yvonne Campbell and Bruce Davis
11 am – 1 pm
Loftin Student Center
Popcorn and drinks

For more information on any event, contact
Dr. Barbara Knotts
210-486-0593