Honoring Black History
Please join the college community in celebrating Black History Month by attending one or more of these upcoming events, presented by the Black Faculty, Staff and Administrators Network (BFSA) and Black Student Union (BSU).
You can find more information and the Zoom link for each event on the BFSA events webpage.
The Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity
- Learn about this year's national theme for Black History Month in this talk and Q&A with Benjamin Bowser, sociology professor emeritus at California State University, East Bay.
- Friday, Feb. 5, noon-1 p.m.
BSU Movie Night: The Black Power Mixtape
- Enjoy this screening of the 2011 documentary, "The Black Power Mixtape," hosted by the BSU.
- Thursday, Feb. 11, starting at 6 p.m.
The Life of Carter G. Woodson
- Get to know the “father of Black history” in this presentation by Travis Boyce, chair of African American Studies at San José State University.
- Thursday, Feb. 18, noon-1 p.m.
Poetry Night With Queen D
- Come on out for poetry night with Danee Black, the teacher, artist and poet who’s also known as Queen D.
- Friday, Feb. 26, starting at 6 p.m.
Remember to visit deanza.edu/bfsa/events for the Zoom link for each event.
(Article posted on Feb. 4, 2021)