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Diversity Events Calendar

February 2021

Tuesday, February 2 - 6:00 pm
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Join a conversation with Dr. Sonya Donaldson about her research on the Black National Anthem. This virtual discussion, "Singing the Nation into Being: The Many Lives of 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,'" will showcase her findings and the many renditions of this iconic song. Dr. Donaldson is an associate professor of English, director of the Lee Hagan Africana Studies Center, and coordinator of the African and African American Studies Program at New Jersey City University. Please register to attend this free event.

Wednesday, February 3 - 6:00 pm
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The Paul Robeson Library hosts a basic introduction to the Rutgers libraries' resources on African American history. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Wednesday, February 3 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Monday, February 8 - 2:00 pm
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The Paul Robeson Library hosts a basic introduction to the Rutgers libraries' resources on African American history. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Wednesday, February 10 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Monday, February 15 - 2:00 pm
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Learn about the life of the Rutgers alum and activist for whom the Paul Robeson Library is named. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Wednesday, February 17 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Thursday, February 18 - 12:45 pm to 2:15 pm
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This virtual event explores the neglected meanings of Black life and culture in Germany and throughout Europe, featuring Black German studies pioneer Tiffany N. Florvil, associate professor of 20th-century European Women’s and Gender History at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Florvil will discuss her most recent book, Mobilizing Black Germany: Afro-German Women and the Making of a Transnational Movement (2020, University of Illinois Press). It offers the first full-length study of the history of the Black German movement of the 1980s to the 2000s. Please register to attend.

Monday, February 22 - 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
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Learn about the life of the Rutgers alum and activist for whom the Paul Robeson Library is named. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Tuesday, February 23 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Nationally respected doctor and scholar Dr. George C. Hill, a graduate of Camden High School and of Rutgers University–Camden, will lead a discussion about how the history of scientific mistreatment of Black people by the medical community is impacting desires to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations. Camden Mayor Frank Moran will offer introductory comments at the start of the event. There is no charge for this event. Learn more. Advance registration is requested.

Wednesday, February 24 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.