Black History Month at Delta College
Honoring Black History Month
February 07, 2021

The Delta College African American Employees Council invites you to celebrate Black History Month this February!

Here are a few great ways to participate.

Thursday, February 18, 12:30 - 1:30pm: The Associated Students of Delta College presents Venus Jones, Poetic Soldier, who will share a spoken word and poetry writing workshop. Students who have
paid their student activity fee will receive a prize for attending this event! Click here to register.

Thursday, February 25, 12:30 - 2pm: For Delta’s next Campus Conversation, Professor Carrissa Anderson will provide a lecture presentation on the History of Black History Month and the importance of learning, healing, and advocacy. More:

All month long: What better way to honor this month than by reading a book by a Black or African American author, or by watching a movie by a Black or African American director? AAEC President James Forte has compiled some helpful ideas and inspiring quotes in this presentation.

All month long: The University of the Pacific has a slate of events planned, including a talk by two members of "The Exonerated Five," and a celebration of African dance. Get all the details here: