Speaker Onawumi Jean Moss shares excerpts from her solo theater piece Seriously… What Did You Call Me? during the annual Commonwealth Honors College Black History Event.

February 22, 2016

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

Ofeibea Quist-Arcton, NPR's international correspondent based in Dakar, Senegal, speaks about her extensive career covering the African continent and the current political, economic and social issues impacting African nations today.

February 23, 2016
1:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

All UMass and local community members are invited to celebrate the birthday of W.E.B. Du Bois.

February 23, 2016
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, lobby

All students, from all majors, are encourage to attend and actively search for internships and full-time job opportunities.

February 24, 2016
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center, Lower Level

Panel discussion of “Creole Identity and Musical Intersections in Creole Cultures.”

February 25, 2016
11:30 am

Malcolm X Cultural Center

Creole culture will also be celebrated in performances by Charles Neville and the Afro-Am Jazz Ensemble and various student groups.

February 25, 2016
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Keynote speaker Aldon Morris of Northwestern University will present a talk based on his recently released book, "The Scholar Denied: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology."

February 26, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

The African Student Association and Students of Caribbean Ancestry host ASA & SOCA Culture Night: Mr. & Miss Afro-Caribbean.

February 27, 2016
7:00 pm-1:45 am

Student Union Ballroom

Shake out the winter blues with the energetic, driving music of the Creole culture.

February 27, 2016
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Chamber Seating

GradImages® will be on campus to take cap and gown photos, as well as professional photos.

March 8—March 10, 2016 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Campus Center, 803