Understanding the Shades of Blackness

Feb 5, 2019

Guests at the Sankofa: Black History Month 2018 Banquet at Missouri State University.

Maya Angelou said, “The more you know of your history, the more liberated you are.”

February is Black History Month in America. It’s an occasion to remember and celebrate the contributions of Black people to our country and the world. It’s also an occasion to shed light on history that’s not always mentioned or often overlooked. 

Yvania Garcia-Pusateri, executive director of multicultural programs at Missouri State University, and Nia Morgan, multicultural programs graduate assistant,  share more about Black History Month and how it will be celebrated on campus.

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Event Highlights

For further details, including a full list of events, visit the multicultural programs' website