Georgia Southern University kicks off Black History Month

Nakya Harris

Georgia Southern University celebrates Feb. 1 by hosting a Black History Month kick-off celebration.

Here’s what took place:

  • Food was provided, games were played such as a Black History month themed Bingo, poetic guest showcased their talent and organizations presented their specialties.
  • Students were given a chance to learn more about the organizations on campus and make connections.

Quotes from the Director of Multicultural Affairs: Kevin Reese

  • “It is important for students on campus to come to events like this, so they can learn the history and culture of those that surround them.”
  • “Tell a friend or neighbor to come out and have fun at Black History Month 2023 here at Georgia Southern University.”

Upcoming Black History Month events hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs:

  •  Feb. 8
    • Lunch N’ Learn 
    • Politics in Black
    • Open Mic Night: Presented by MOVE
  • Feb. 9
    • Power of Hair: Presented by SWV
  •  Feb. 13
    • “The Coming” by Daniel Black
  • Feb. 16
    • Album Party: Presented by the Liberty Campus
    • BHM Game Night: Presented by SWV
    • Keys to Mental Health: Presented by MOVE

Where to Find More Information:

Visit the Office of Multicultural Affairs Instagram page @GS_OMA for more information regarding additional dates, locations, and times of the upcoming Black History Month events.