University College London Union

Black History Month

We’re pleased to announce the jam packed line up of events put together to celebrate Black History Month 2014 this coming October. Our theme this year seeks to celebrate the lives of all Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) students, staff, alumni and local residence taking a good look at the past, present and the future for people of African, Asian, Arab and Caribbean descent.

Follow the below links to find out more about each event. We look forward to seeing you soon!

2 Oct - 30 Oct Exhibition: UCL’s Past, Present and Future

2 Oct Exhibition: Launch

3 Oct Lecture Series: When we ruled

4 Oct Black History Tours: The British Musuem

4 Oct Black History Tours: Treasure Hunt

6 Oct Lecture Series: Lost Civilisations

7 Oct Workshop: A Tree without Roots

9 Oct Black History Tours: After hours at the Petrie Museum

10 Oct #UCLfacesRACE: Eugenics@UCL

10 Oct BME LGBT+ Film Night: Pariah

13 Oct Herstory Film Night: Wadjda

14 Oct Herstory: You must read #thisbook

15 Oct Market Day: International Food

15 Oct Market Day: Health & Beauty

16 Oct Panel Discussion: BME LGBT+ Experiences and Community

17 Oct Herstory: Panel discussion; Women of Colour in Feminism

20 Oct Word Up

21 Oct The Slam: Auditions

21 Oct BME Talks: A Global Perspective on Black History Month

23 Oct Fusion

26 Oct LOL Comedy

29 Oct The Slam: Finals

30 Oct Black History Month Close: Where do we go from here?

Be a Black History Month Leader: Volunteering Opportunity