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Multicultural Student Services hosts Black History Luncheon

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Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Multicultural Student Services hosted their annual Black History Month luncheon on Feb. 28 to celebrate the past, present and future of African-American culture. The luncheon featured various performers who shared their talents and tied in inspirational messages to the audience. Grace...

RMU wraps up Black History Month events with luncheon

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Malyk Johnson

March 3, 2017

Robert Morris University wrapped up their Black History Month programs with a luncheon at the Sewall Center.The luncheon which was free to students and $10 for faculty, staff and had guest speakers that included the founder of Steel Smiling, Julius Boatwright and John Dunn, an adjunct economics and legal...

Malcolm Thomas speaks to RMU

Malcolm Thomas speaks to RMU

Brittany Mayer

February 18, 2016

In honor of Black History Month, the Multicultural Student Services and the Black Student Union invited Malcolm Thomas to come and present in the fourth installment of the Diversity Speaker Series on Feb. 17 in the Sewall Center.Malcolm Thomas, named after the famous Malcolm X, is a historian and profe...

Black History Month

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Sierra Baker, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2016

Black History Month, which was originally Black History Week, was created by Carter G. Woodson in 1926. Woodson created an organization called the Association for the Study of African American Life to promote studying of black history and the accomplishments that the African Americans made. He specifically...