Spring 2015





January 19


Martin Luther King Observance Day


January 27

3:30pm to 4:30pm

Sister Outsider Workshop

Student Center Room 214 Space City

February 3

5:30 pm - 6:30pm

Backwater Blues: The Mississippi Flood of 1927 in the African American Immigration
Book discussion & signing
Dr. Richard Mizelle

AAH 628

February 6

9:00  am - 5:00 pm

African American Studies Symposium : Labor, Economics & Discrimination
National Scholar Presentations

CBB 502

February 9

11:00 am - Noon

Joseph H. Ringer
Regional Director
Export-Import Bank of United States

AAH 210

February 10

5:30 pm -7:00 pm

African American Studies Presents
Our Author
Black Muslims and the Law: Civil Liberties from Elijah Muhammad to Muhammad Ali
Dr. Malachi Crawford

AAH 628

February 11

1:00 pm -2:30 pm

African American Entrepreneur Expo
Panel Discussion
Keith Davis (D-Mars Publication); Shann Gregg (Simply Scents by Shan); Eronn Putman, J.D. (The Putman Firm); William Parker, R. Ph. (Parkwood Pharmacy)

AAH 210

February 12

6:00 pm -7:30 pm

Ferguson: The Aftermath
Panel Discussion
Dr. Marcia Walker-McWilliams; Dr. Vincent Willis, Dr. Rachel Quinn, John Chiles, IV, J.D.

University Center South, Suite B12

February 16

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

We Just Keep Running the Line: Black Southern Women and the Poultry Processing Industry
Book discussion & signing
Dr. LaGuana Gray

AAH 628

February 17

11:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Black Women In History: Roles and Influence
Ms. Khalilah Camacho-Ali

AAH 628

February 18-23

Model African Union Conference
UH African American Studies
Ghana Delegation

Washington, DC

February 26

11:30 am  - 1:00 pm

Blacklock Independent Film Screening
Dana Maule, UH Alumni Fall Class of 2014

AAH 628

April 2

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

 African American 90’s Sitcoms Conversations Co-Sponsored by the Center for Public History Lecture Series   

MD Anderson Library- Honors Commons

May 1

 7:30 pm – until

Annual Scholarship Banquet

Hilton University of Houston Waldolf Astoria