Black History Month at Concordia University Texas
February 1- 28, 2022
Concordia University Texas is proud to celebrate Black History Month during the month of February. During this recognition month, we will spotlight and amplify the voices of our Black campus community. Join us for events and programming to acknowledge and celebrate Black history.
Students, faculty, staff, and community members can register for events at the links below. Share your story with us on social media and tag us using hashtag #CTXsocial. Stay tuned to #CTXsocial for features from our campus community.
Wednesday, January 26
Black History Month Kickoff - Coffee & Community10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Welcome Center Lobby
Speakers - Dr. Kristi Kirk and Pastor Jacob Boessling
Thursday, January 27
Mark Your Calendars Event5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Speaker - Dr. Gregory Coleman
This event is open to all students, faculty, and staff. During this event, Dr. Gregory Coleman will share an overview of events happening across campus during Black History Month. No RSVP is required.
Thursday, February 3
IncubatorCTX Speaker Series with Michael Ward Jr. 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
IncubatorCTX, Building B
Speaker - Michael Ward Jr., CEO of Austin Urban Technology Movement
Tuesday, February 8
Black History Month Multidisciplinary Conversation - Black Trauma5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Microsoft Teams (Online)
Speakers - Drs. Gerard Bolling, Monica Yndo, Ann Schwartz, Gregory Coleman, Robyn Figeroa, Matthew Bloom, and Bruce Reese
Thursday, February 24
Panel Discussion and Melanated Market
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Panel Discussion
6:30 p.m. - Melanated Market
BlackBox Theatre & UFCU Student CenterRSVP
Saturday, February 26
The Negro Leagues Baseball Traveling Exhibit
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Cedel Hall (Buliding C), Concordia University Texas
Note: The traveling exhibit is open to the public on this day.
Monday, February 28
Schaefer Lecture Series with Elizabeth Trovall
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Speaker - Elizabeth Trovall