Drew University Celebrates Black History Month

Virtual and on-campus events throughout the month

February 2021 – Throughout the month of February, Drew University will host a number of events to celebrate Black History Month.

Led by Student Activities and the Black Student Union, Drew will have both virtual and on-campus opportunities for the community to participate in. Check back here throughout the month for event links and recaps, and follow @drewstuact and @bsudrew on Instagram for additional info and content.

All month

Video Speech Contest (BSU Event)

February 4

The Rev. Dr. Gary V. Simpson, Guest Preacher, Virtual Drew Chapel | Recording

Black Art Week: Talent Show, “Skills & Thrills” | 7 p.m.

February 6

Rodney M. Gilbert Salon for BIPOC Voices | 7:30 p.m.

February 9

National Pizza Day: A Slice of History | 12-2 p.m., Ehinger Center

Black Love Week Movie: The Photograph (BSU Event) | 7 p.m.

February 10

Black and Brown at Drew: Radical Self Love | 7 p.m.

Black Love Week Speed Dating: Black & Boo’d Up (BSU Event) | 7 p.m.

February 16

The Imam and the Rabbi: Friendship, Partnership, Allyship | 7 p.m.

February 18

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth Ngwa, Guest Preacher, Virtual Drew Chapel |12 p.m.

February 19

Laugh Away the Stress with LeClerc Andre* | 8 p.m.

*pick up Crowley’s Cupcakes in the EC from 6-8 p.m.

February 22

Black Activism: The Church, Education, and The Arts (Black Alumni Association Event) | 6:30 p.m.

February 24

Anti-Racism Training | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

February 25

You Good Sis? Black Women Chat (BSU Event) | 7 p.m.

February 28

Soul Food Sunday | 6-8 p.m., EC


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