King Richard

Union Cinema

Armed with a clear vision and a brazen 78-page plan, Richard Williams is determined to write his two daughters, Venus and Serena, into history. Training on tennis courts in Compton, Calif., Richard shapes the girls' unyielding commitment and keen intuition.... Read More

Black Feminist Symposium

Lubar Entrepreneurship Center 2100 E Kenwood Blvd, WI, United States

The annual Black Feminist Symposium aims to present the UWM campus and community with resources, workshops, and engaging discussions that center the theory and practice of Black feminism in an accessible way.   For more information, or to request accommodations, please contact:  ... Read More

Black History Month Kickoff

Student Union - Concourse 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesday, February 6 | Celebration 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Union Concourse  Live music by Milwaukee’s B~Free and Quinten Farr Duo, cheesecake from Baked Dreams Creations, crafts, a vendor fair featuring Milwaukee’s Black-owned businesses, and more to celebrate the start of... Read More

African American Film Series: The Hate U Give

Union Cinema

Thursday, February 8 | Film Screening  6-8 p.m. | Union Cinema Join us for a powerful community film screening of "The Hate U Give," a gripping adaptation of Angie Thomas's bestselling novel. This thought-provoking movie explores themes of racial injustice... Read More

Event Series Under African Skies

Under African Skies

Planetarium Milwaukee, WI, United States

February 9, February 16, & February 23 | Stargazing 7-8 p.m. | UWM Planetarium  Experience stars, stories, and cultural perspectives across the expansive African continent. Each Friday from Feb 9 – 23 will feature a different guest speaker who will... Read More