Bethune-Cookman University Black History Month Schedule

WEEK 1: FEBRUARY 1-7

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1st

  • M&M Mondays, Mary McLeod Bethune Home, all day (MMBF) Black History Month
  • Kickoff Movie Night: “Straight Outta Compton”, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 7pm (SAB & West Coast Club)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3rd

  • B-CU Legends Archival Induction Honoring Dr. Cleo Higgins, Carl S. Swisher Library, 10am-12pm (MMBF)
  • Big Book Read: To Kill A Mockingbird Discussion, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 7pm (SAI)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th

  • Wildcat Friday, Quad, 6:30pm-8pm (SAB)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6th

  • An Evening with Tamela Mann, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center, 7pm

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7th

  • Super Bowl Party, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 4:30pm (SAB)

 

WEEK 2: FEBRUARY 8-14

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 8th

  • M&M Mondays, Mary McLeod Bethune Home, all day (MMBF)

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9th

  • Black Lives Matter Cypher, Presidents’ Banquet Room (CCE), 7pm (SAB)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10th

  • Finding Your Roots Forum, Carl S. Swisher Library, 6:30pm- 8:30pm (MMBF)

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11th

  • Lunch & Learn: Black Love, Presidents’ Banquet Room (CCE), 12pm (SAB)
  • Madden Tournament, Student Lounge (CCE), 7:30pm (IS)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. I Have A Dream Video Competition Kickoff (see SAB for more details)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12th

  • Painting with a Twist: Valentine’s Day Edition (Art & Jazz), Presidents’ Banquet Room (CCE), 7pm (SAB)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13th

  • Heritage Trail Tour, CCE, 8:30am-5:30pm (CLA)

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 14th

  • Walk-a-Thon, Quad, 5pm (SAB)

 

WEEK 3: FEBRUARY 15-21

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15th

  • M&M Mondays, Mary McLeod Bethune Home, all day (MMBF)
  • Starry Road to Freedom: Fredrick Douglass Presentation, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center, 7pm (SDAI & PAC)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17th

  • “A Different World” - HBCU vs. PWI Debate, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 7pm (SAI )

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18th

  • International Decade for People of African Descent Young Leaders Conference, Jacksonville, FL, February 18th-20th (CLA)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19th

  • Voter Registration Drive, Dining Hall, 11:30am-2pm (SAI)
  • Free Food Friday: Mardi Gras Edition, Dining Hall, 11:30am-2pm (SAI & Sodexo)
  • Wildcat Friday, Quad, 6:30pm-8pm (SAB)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20th

  • Books and Bears, Carl S. Swisher Library, 10am-12pm (MMBF)
  • Finding Your Roots Forum, Carl S. Swisher Library, 10am-12pm (MMBF)

WEEK 4: FEBRUARY 22-29

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22nd

  • M&M Mondays, Mary McLeod Bethune Home, all day (MMBF)
  • Who Am I: Self Love & Awareness Seminar, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 7pm (SAB)

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd

  • Kevin Powell Presentation, Presidents’ Banquet Room (CCE), 6pm (SDAI)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24th

  • Soul Food Wednesday, Dining Hall, 11:30am-2pm (SAI & Sodexo)
  • Nappy or Not: A Natural Hair Forum, CCE Graduate Seminar Room, 7pm (SAB)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26th

  • Free Food Friday: Steak Edition, Dining Hall, 11:30am-2pm (SAI & Sodexo)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27th

  • Homecoming Basketball Game, Moore Gym, 4pm (SAI & Athletics)

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28th

  • 70’s Bowling Night, Bellaire Lanes (transportation provided at the CCE), 7pm (SAB)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29th

  • M&M Mondays, Mary McLeod Bethune Home, all day (MMBF)