NVC Black History Month

Black History Month

Northwest Vista College is celebrating Black History Month with a variety of events for students, faculty and staff. The community is also welcome!

NVC Black Joy Wellness

Wednesday, February 1
12:00pm-1:30pm

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Join the library to discuss "How Does racial discrimination affect the health and well-being of African Americans?" Provide Black mental health information resources followed by meditation. 

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Location:
RLC 118 - Library First Floor (Redbud Learning Center)

Black Jeopardy at NVC

Thursday, February 9
2:00pm-3:30pm

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Black Jeopardy at NVC

The competition will be structured similarly to the iconic TV show game "Jeopardy!" Rules will be explained on the day of the competition. Invite a friend to sign up to compete against other teams. Teams in first, second and third place will receive monetary rewards applied to their student account that can help pay any balance and/or future fees and tuition. 

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Location:
LOH 201

Get Out: Film Discussion with Dr. Jasmine Harris

Monday, February 13
12:30pm-3:30pm

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Join us for an academic discussion and viewing of the blockbuster hit movie Get Out (2017). From 12:30pm-1:30pm, Dr. Jasmine Harris—coordinator of the African American Studies program at UTSA—will be our guest speaker who will dedicate an hour to discuss her AAS program and the cultural significance of the film. Following her discussion, attendees will view the film and have an opportunity to continue the dialogue aft er it ends. The film itself is scheduled to be screened at 1:30pm.

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Location:
MZH 203 Innovation Center

 

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