Black History Month Calendar of Events


Black History Month (BHM) Kick-Off

Date: February 1, 2024
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Student Union Building 320, Intercultural and Diversity Affairs (IDA) Center

Join the Black History Month Committee for dessert and great company as we kick off the 2024 Black History Month ( BHM) events. 

BHM Movie Night Series

Student Union Building, 2nd Floor, Movie Theater

Movie Selection TBD

Unity Luncheon 

Date: February 8, 2024
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Student Union Building, 2nd Floor Ballroom

Join us for our 28th Annual Unity Luncheon. Established in 1996, the Unity Luncheon pays homage to “unsung heroes” in the community. 

Color the Runway Fashion Show

Date: February 16, 2024
Time: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Location: Student Union, 2nd Floor Ballroom


John  Pleas Award Ceremony

Event Information coming soon

BHM Keynote Speaker

Date: February 22, 2024
Time: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Location:James Union Building (JUB) Tennessee Room

The annual Black History Month keynote speaker will be announced at a later date. 

Showtime at the Apollo

Date: February 28, 2024
Time: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: TBD

Join us for a night of talented acts and entertainment as we re-create the hit TV show, “Showtime at the Apollo”!