Black History Month

2021 Calendar of Events


Feb 1.Monday:

  • Paint By Number Kits: Black History Month Edition  @setstockton Social Media
  • Minorities in Law 1st General Meeting  5 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 4 Thursday

  • 6th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Panel Discussion: Your Voice, Your Vote- The Power of the Youth Movement. 8:30 a.m. -  12:30 p.m., Zoom  (PW 207617)
  • Continuing the Conversation on Race & Racism Speaker Series: Dr. Zizwe Poe : 2:30 p.m., Zoom (PW: 557829)
  • UBSS Break Recap  4:30 p.m., Zoom
  • Bridging Equity Gaps with HIPs: Spring 2021 Kickoff; 4:30 p.m., Zoom
  • Art as Activism: The History  5 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 5 Friday

  • BOT Fellowship for Distinguished Students - Information Session 4 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 6 Saturday

  • 29th Annual African American Children’s Book Fair. African American Children’s Book Project (AACBP). One of the oldest and largest single-day events for African-American children's books in the country.  Free from 10:15 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. To register Click Here

Feb. 8   Monday

  • Black History Trivia Game Show, UBSS and SET;  7 p.m., Zoom  @stkubss @setstockton

Feb. 9Tuesday

  • Virtual Movie: "Just Mercy" available 12a.m. -11:59 p.m. 

Feb. 10 Wednesday

  • UBSS Flag Raising Ceremony,10:30 a.m., Arts & Sciences Circle  and LIVE via Student Development/UBSS Instagram

Feb.11 Thursday                                                                                

  • Moral Monsters Program on Social Justice/Diversity/Equity/Inclusion; 12:30  -  2:20 p.m., Zoom
  • UBSS Effects of Our Diaspora,4:30 p.m., Zoom
  • Sankofa Shop Talk 5 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 12 Friday

  • Second Friday - Opening Reception of Karen Y. Buster; 6 - 8 p.m. , Noyes Art Garage

Feb. 15 Monday

  • Noyes Exhibition: “City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign”
    on Display from Feb. 15- May 9 at Kramer Hall (Hammonton) Virtually at:

Feb. 16 Tuesday

  • Real Talk: Supporting Students of Color, A Family Discussion: Parent and Family Partnerships  7:00 p.m., Email for Zoom link.
  • Black History Month Distinguished Guest Speaker Panel; 4:30 -6 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 17 Wednesday

  • Sgt. Leon Bass During World War II in Nazi-Occupied Europe.  Dr. Bass was an 18-year-old African Anmerican soldier who was a liberator of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp and also experienced the brutal realities of racism in the military. He later became an educator in Philadelphia. Presented by the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center. 4:30-5:15 p.m. via Zoom at :  (PW is MONTH)
  • Soca Fitness: Caribbean Student Association; 6:30 p.m., Zoom
  • Clothing Drive / Swap  Unified Black Students Society

Feb. 18 Thursday

  • Leadership Lunch Series: Diversity Debrief: America's Strange Relationship with Identity; 12 - 1 p.m., Zoom
  • Panel Discussion: Who is Black? Black Identity and the first "Black" Vice President; 12:30 p.m., Zoom (PW: 906573)
  • Conversation with the Artists: Casey Ruble and Wendel White: 2:30 p.m., Zoom. Stockton Art Gallery.
  • UBSS Zoom Game Day 4:30 p.m., Zoom
  • Trap Yoga: La Mesa, 5 p.m., Zoom and Fannie Lou Hamer Room AC (30  capacity)

Feb. 19 Friday

  • Caribbean Sounds with The Young Picasso: Get Centered 7 p.m., Zoom

Feb. 22  Monday

  • Continuing the  Conversation  on  Race  & Racism Speaker Series 2: Dr. Amari Johnson 11:30 a.m., Zoom(PW: 834010)

Feb. 23  Tuesday

  • Black Innocence Matters: The Stolen Childhood of Black People 10:30 a.m.- 12:20 p.m., Zoom
  • Dean's Black History Month Executive GuestSpeaker, Kofi Conduah, Founder & CEO of Regal Software:
    School of Business 4:30pm - 6:30pm, Zoom
  • ARTiculating the Melodies of Melanin: togetHER: 6:30 p.m., F121 Advanced registration required: Click Here

Feb. 25  Thursday

  • Leadership Lunch Series: 12 - 1 p.m., Zoom
  • Virtual Hiring Fair:  Career Center  11:30 a.m. - 1p.m., via Handshake  #STOCKTONBHM21
  • Truth about Trafficking with Hearts 2 Hearts Inc.: NPHC 2:30 - 4 p.m, Zoom (PW:   662937)
  • Who Invented Me?: UBSS 4:30 p.m., Zoom
  • History and Painting Night,  Stockton's Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
    (NAACP)  Virtual painting program either an Afro-centric painting or a black fist painting 7:00 p.m.,  Zoom (PW: NAACP)

Feb. 26  Friday