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Black History Month celebration continues

February 18, 2011

Loyola University New Orleans’ Black Student Union, along with the Office of Student Affairs, will celebrate Black History Month with a series of musical performances, field trips and lectures.

For more information on all events, contact Alexie Gaddis at 404-849-7957 or adgaddis@loyno.edu.

Saturday, Feb. 19

  • Thinkfast Quiz Competition: Black History Month Edition
    9 p.m., St. Charles Room. Sponsored by Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Tuesday, Feb. 22

  • Food for Thought: Modern African American Culture - Lisa Martin, Instructor of Communication/Director of the Center for Intercultural Understanding
    12:30 p.m., Manresa Den, PB&J sandwiches will be provided by SGA.
  • The N-Word and its Place in the Modern World - Discussion Panel
    7 p.m., Audubon Room. Co-Sponsored by the National Pan-Hellenic Council.

Friday, Feb. 25

  • Black Voices Featuring Shihan (HBO Def Jam Poet)

8 p.m., Marquette Theater.

Saturday, Feb. 26

  • Everything 80s Party: A Unity Trip Fundraiser
    10 p.m. – 2 a.m., St. Charles Room, Danna Student Center. $5 with 80s gear, $8 without.

Sunday, Feb. 27

  • Mass, Visit to the Tomb of the Unknown Slave, and Brunch
    St. Augustine’s Catholic Church of New Orleans. Transportation provided. Bus departs from the turnaround at 9:30 a.m., outside the entrance of Carrollton Hall.

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