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Identity Coffee Hour Presents Black Diaspora

February 4 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Identity Coffee Hour is an event designed for students to network and meet new people, as well as an opportunity to have conversations related to identity and share their own experiences. Students are welcome to have a steaming cup of…

Blackness and Place

February 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Scholars from UW-Milwaukee, UW-Platteville, and UW-Oshkosh will discuss blackness and place in their research. For more information contact Gladys L. Mitchell-Walthour, Dept. of African American Diaspora Studies: mitchelg@uwm.edu Sponsored by African and African Diaspora Studies  

Stars, Stories & Rythms of Africa

February 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate Black History Month under the stars of the Manfred Olson Planetarium. Groove to the beat of African drums as we explore African cultures from the continent's expansive latitudes. This free, lively event features storytelling, music, and live dancers along…

Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Delving into a century of genre films that by turns utilized, caricatured, exploited, sidelined, and finally embraced them, Horror Noire traces the untold history of Black Americans in Hollywood through their connection to the…

How Black is Black Enough?

February 12 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm

Join us for an in-depth conversation discussing important issues in the Black community such as colorism, the need for Black unity, Black love, the usage of the N-word, toxic masculinity, and more. Our conversation aims to establish a deeper understanding…

Multicultural Network Winter Open House

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for an event of networking and refreshments! Sponsored by Black Student Cultural Center, Southeast Asian Student Services, Roberto Hernandez Center, American Indian Student Services, Electa Quinney Institute

Lyrical Sanctuary Presents Britteney Black Rose Kapri

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Lyrical Sanctuary is UWM’s monthly open mic night, featuring standout spoken word artists, music, art, and YOU! We're kicking off this new semester with Britteney Black Rose Kapri, a poet, teaching artist, and Slytherin from Chicago. Author of “Winona and…

Pier Kids: The Life

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Filmmaker in Attendance! Co-Sponsored by the Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival... Caught up in the precariousness of survival and self-preservation, homeless queer and trans youth of color hang out at Christopher Street Pier, forging their own…

Agency, Power, Consent: Sex Work v Sex Trafficking

February 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a workshop and small group discussions on the topic of Sex Work v Sex Trafficking

2020 Diversity Career Fair

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

For more information contact Victoria Pryor, Black Student Culture Center: pryor@uwm.edu Sponsored by UWM Career Planning & Resource Center and UWM Multi-Cultural Centers

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