UMass Lowell offers celebration of Black History Month

02/11/2007
By From the Lowell Sun

LOWELL -- UMass Lowell is offering the following events in celebration of Black History Month, sponsored by the Office of Student Activities and Multicultural Affairs, the Council on Diversity and Pluralism, and the Association of Students of African Origin.

* Monday, Feb. 12, Something New, a film about a corporate lawyer who finds love in an unexpected place, 7:30 p.m., Fox Hall, East Campus.

* Tuesday, Feb. 13, When the Levee Breaks Part 2, Spike Lee's documentary on Hurricane Katrina, 1 p.m., O'Leary, South Campus.

* Thursday, Feb. 15, Black Inventors Exhibit, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cumnock Hall, North campus.

* Tuesday, Feb. 20, When the Levee Breaks Part 3, 1 p.m., O'Leary, South Campus.

* Thursday, Feb. 22, New Orleans History Maker: A.P. Tureaud, Jr., a profile on the civil-rights trailblazer who sued Louisiana State University in 1953 after being denied admission based on race, 2:30 p.m., O'Leary, South Campus.

* Tuesday, Feb. 27, When the Levee Breaks Part 4, 1 p.m., O'Leary, South Campus.

* Wednesday, Feb. 28, A Night of Soul, a night of poetry, music and thoughts, 7 to 9 p.m., Fox Hall, East Campus.