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Heritage Months

Black History Month

Please join us for one or all of the events, and help support black culture on the University of Denver campus.

For more information on each campus event, if you have an event you would like to be featured on the calendar or if you would like to serve on a future Heritage Month planning committee, please contact Jasmine at [email protected].


The Black Community Dinner has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 13, 2019 (same time and location). If you have any questions about this event, please contact Jasmine Pulce at [email protected]

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The following events will occur during the month of February in celebration of Black History Month.

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February 2, 2018, Black Women Lead Summit
8:00AM-3:00PM-Daniels College of Business
Sponsored by: ESTEM

February 6, 2018, A Film and Conversation-I Am Not Your Negro
5:30pm-7:30pm-Davis Auditorium
Sponsored by: BGSA

February 8, 2018, The Theology of Soul Food
6:00pm-8:00pm-Anderson Academic Commons-Special Events Room
Sponsored by: Religious and Spiritual Life, The Spirituals Project, Lamont School of Music, Colorado Council of Churches

February 8, 2018, Black Pride: Black History is American History, A Dialogue
6:30-7:30pm-Sturm 380
Sponsored by: BSA

February 13, 2018, Symposium with Dr. Cheryl Kirk-Duggan
1:00pm-Iliff School of Theology- Shattuck Hall

February 13, 2018, The Spirituals Project Choir with Guy Davis
7:30pm-Newman Center for Performing Arts-Gates Concert Hall

February 15 ,2018, Exploring Black/African Identity In America
12:00-1:30pm-Sturm 453
Sponsored by: BGSA

February 15, 2018, Black Actors Guild Performance
6:30pm-8:00pm-Lindsey Auditorium
Sponsored by: BSA

February 17, 2018, Black Panther Screening
7:30pm-IMAX Colorado Blvd.
Sponsored by: Diversity Committee

February 19, 2018, Leadership Insights with Chancellor Chopp
6:00pm-8:00pm-Cableland-Denver Mayor's Official Residence
Sponsored by: DU Black Alumni Affinity Group

February 22, 2018, Dismantling the Black Patriarchy
12:00pm-1:30pm-SIE COMPLEX 1020
Sponsored by: BGSA

February 22, 2018, Black Community Dinner, Location and time TBA

February 23, 2018, Black Male Luncheon
12:00pm-2:00pm-Ritchie Center- Gottesfield
Sponsored by: CME, contact for RSVP info

February 24, 2018, African Gala
7:00pm-11:30pm, Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy
Sponsored by: ASU

February 26, 2018, Book Talk, Leading While Black with Dr. Floyd Cobb
12:00pm-1:30pm (lunch provided)
Sponsored by: ODI


Community Events

We will post events and opportunities as we identify them.

  • Black History Month Film Series: TBD
  • Denver Public Library events: TBD
  • Denver Post compilation: TBD