Black History Month 2017 Events at Webster

Jan. 30, 2017

Black History Month Events
Award-winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor and philanthropist Soledad O'Brien will be on campus Feb. 20.

Webster University has planned a number of events to honor Black History Month.

Please visit events.webster.edu for more information on all of these:

BREE NEWSOME: TEARING HATRED FROM THE SKY
Activist Bree Newsome will deliver the keynote at an event that includes dinner, a band, and a performance by Webster University’s Gospel Choir.
» February 6 | 5:30 p.m.
» Luhr Building
» Free but space is limited, tickets through MCISA

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CONCERT
Tadd Dameron: A Centennial Celebration Jeff Anderson Quartet
» February 6 | 7 p.m.
» Winifred Moore Auditorium
» $7 general, $5 seniors, free for all students


FILM SERIES: AMERICA DIVIDED
The System
» February 7 | 7:30 p.m.
» Winifred Moore Auditorium
» Free

FILM SERIES: AMERICA DIVIDED
The Battle to Fix Inequality in Education: The Class Divide
» February 14 | 7:30 p.m.
» Winifred Moore Auditorium
» Free

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CONCERT
Lift Every Voice: Black History Month Celebration
Performed by the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, the St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus
and featured guest Byron Stripling
» February 17 | 7:30 p.m.
» Powell Symphony Hall
» $22; Purchase tickets at alumni.webster.edu

BLACK HISTORY MONTH LECTURE
Soledad O’Brien
» February 20 | 6:30 p.m.
» Loretto Hilton Center
» Free

FILM SERIES: AMERICA DIVIDED
The Flint Water Crisis: Something in the Water
» February 21 | 7:30 p.m.
» Winifred Moore Auditorium
» Free

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION CONFERENCE
Embracing Diversity & Inclusion: Critical Conversations
A powerful and insightful two-day conference featuring St. Louis award-winning broadcaster, Art Holliday.
» March 1–2
» Luhr Building, Webster University

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