Black History Month

Feb 21, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Legends and Luminaries Shine During Black History Month

During a packed celebration of Black History Month, NC State honored some of its “Legends” and “Luminaries.”

Feb 7, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Illuminating Black Excellence

Black History Month provides NC State with an opportunity to commemorate the influence, labor and strength of Black people in the development of this campus and our nation.

Feb 7, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Sonya Renee Taylor to Keynote Womxn’s Herstory Month

The Women's Center will bring Sonja Renee Taylor to campus on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 at 6 p.m. in Witherspoon Cinema as the Womxn's Herstory Month keynote speaker.

Jan 24, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Blacks in Wax Live Museum: An Experience and an Education

Watch history come to life as we reenact moments in Black history for your education and entertainment.

Jan 7, 2020

Nominate a “Legend” or “Luminary” for Black History Month

Nominate an NC State community member for recognition at the Black History Month Celebrations at Mens’ and Womens’ Basketball games.

Apr 18, 2019

A Place to Start: Reflecting on Womxn’s Herstory Month

One of the most highly-anticipated programs during Womxn’s Herstory Month included a visit with Charlene Carruthers, a Black, queer, feminist community organizer and writer and this year’s Womxn’s Herstory Month keynote speaker.

Feb 11, 2019

What We Must Acknowledge During Black History Month

Read Vice Provost Sheri Schwab's statement on uncomfortable realities and taking purposeful action for meaningful change.

Feb 11, 2019

Our Wings Still Fly: The Beauty and the Burden of Blackness

This year's Black History Month theme of “Our Wings Still Fly: the Beauty and the Burden of Blackness” symbolizes the social injustices faced by people of the Diaspora.

Jan 18, 2018

Black History Month Programs Begin in February

Black History Month is a time when communities across the nation celebrate the of achievements by Black Americans and recognize the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. At NC State, we choose to spend Black History Month celebrating the achievements, culture and contribution of members of the Black and African Diaspora.

Feb 16, 2017

Black History Month: "Music Trails of North Carolina"

As part of NC State’s Black History Month celebration, the African American Cultural Center Art Gallery presents “African American Music Trails of Eastern North Carolina” through Saturday, March 4, 2017. The exhibition features 69 framed photos taken by renowned photographers […]