Black History Month

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

2/3

7pm

Tarana Burke, #metoo Movement - AACAE has a limited number of tickets available for students. Please come to the AACAE to sign up. First come/first served!

KBR

2/4

10-4pm

25th Anniversary Open House - Please drop in to tour the Balabanis House, learn about services and resources we have to offer, and enjoy light refreshments.

MCC

2/5

5-8pm

Lunar New Year: Year of the Pig - Come join our campus partners in bringing in the New Year. Red envelopes, food, and refreshments will be provided! ADPIC will be selling to-go gift boxes.

KBR

2/5

6-7:30pm

The Group: This is an open group designed to provide students with the opportunity to discuss and share their experiences as students in the African American community, as well as on campus, in order to develop continued support and unity. This discussion group emphasizing confidentiality, positive regard, and respect for all.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/6

12-1pm

This Romantic Relationship Thing Got me Trippin’(2 of 3) - Join facilitators Cedric Aaron & Paula Nedelcoff as they lead the workshop participants through the sometimes daunting task of navigating adult romantic relationships. Light snacks provided.

NHE 113

2/7

5:30-6:20pm

Soul Fitness Thursday 1: Yoga w/Sasha - Have you been curious about Yoga but have never found the opportunity to try it? Are you new to Yoga and want more practice? Come join our very own Sasha Wallace of Housing as she offers gentle Yoga asanas or poses for your soul. All levels welcome as Sasha will assist you in modifying the pose for your level.

GH 02

2/10

5-7pm

Home Away From Home Potluck - Come join Equity Arcata as they present their 7th potluck for students! This potluck is designed to provide students with food, fun, and an opportunity to get to know some folks in the community. If you feel so inclined, you can also bring a dish, but you can always just bring yourself and a friend(s)!

D Street Neighbor-hood Center

2/12

6-7:30pm

The Group: This is an open group designed to provide students with the opportunity to discuss and share their experiences as students in the African American community, as well as on campus, in order to develop continued support and unity. This discussion group emphasizing confidentiality, positive regard, and respect for all.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/13

12-1pm

This Romantic Relationship Thing Got me Trippin’ (3 of 3) - Join facilitators Cedric Aaron and Paula Nedelcoff as they lead their final workshop in this series to help participants understand how to navigate adult romantic relationships.

NHE 113

2/13

2-4pm

Shine Aesthetic & Dewy’s Pop-Up - Join the owners and operators of one of the locally black-owned beauty supplies for a showcase of their services and products. Come with your questions about your hair and/or skin care.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/14

12-4pm

Career & Volunteer Expo - looking for a job or volunteer opportunity? Come check out the many vendors looking for folks like you to fill their needs! Bring a resume and dress professionally.

Forbes Complex, West Gym

2/14

5:30-6:20pm

Soul Fitness Thursday 2: Hip Hop Cardio W/Jovonne - Do you like to dance? Do you like to have fun? Come on over and groove with Jovonne Dempster of the Department of Social Work while she teaches you how to link the latest dance moves into cardio fitness! You won't even know you're working out! All levels of fitness welcome as you can modify all moves when necessary.

GH 02

2/16

5pm

Black Out Basketball Game - Come join the AACAE & our campus partner, Athletics, as we celebrate Black History Month at our home game by wearing all black! The first 50 to arrive at the door dressed in all black will receive a $2 concession ticket (1 per person).

Lumberjack Arena

2/19

6-7:30pm

The Group: This is an open group designed to provide students with the opportunity to discuss and share their experiences as students in the African American community, as well as on campus, in order to develop continued support and unity. This discussion group emphasizing confidentiality, positive regard, and respect for all.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/20

12-1pm

Anger...Got Me Feelin’ Some Type of Way! (1 of 4) - Join Cedric Aaron and Paula Nedelcoff as they tackle Anger. Come to this safe space to learn the healthy vs. unhealthy aspects of this emotion. Light snacks provided.

NHE 113

2/21

5:30-6:20pm

Soul Fitness Thursday 3: Kemetic Yoga w/Dionna - Smai Tawi or Kemetic Yoga is an afro-centric Yoga practice originating from the Kemetic people in Egypt. It is a system of Yoga enlightenment based on the practices of physical movement and controlled breathing and meditation for healing and regeneration. Join Dionna for an hour of healing.

GH 02

2/26

TBD

Sander’s Grooming Lounge Pop-Up - Join local black business owner Shaydreca Sanders for a showcase of their hair care products and a rundown of services offered in her shop in Eureka, CA. Have questions about the care and maintenance of your hair? Come ask them here.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/26

6-7:30pm

The Group: This is an open group designed to provide students with the opportunity to discuss and share their experiences as students in the African American community, as well as on campus, in order to develop continued support and unity. This discussion group emphasizing confidentiality, positive regard, and respect for all.

AACAE (NHE 206)

2/27

12-1pm

Anger...Got Me Feelin’ Some Type of Way! (2 of 4) - Join Cedric Aaron and Paula Nedelcoff as they tackle Anger. Come to this safe space to learn the healthy vs. unhealthy aspects of this emotion. Light snacks provided.

NHE 113

2/28

5:30-6:20pm

Soul Fitness Thursday 4: Steppin’ w/ Tina – Step is an art form where you use your entire body as an instrument to create intricate sound and rhythm. The combination of footsteps, clapping, and spoken word can energize and lift the spirits of anyone! Come join Tina as she teaches a routine worthy of the closing of Black History Month!

GH 02

3/6

12-1pm

Anger...Got Me Feelin’ Some Type of Way! (3 of 4) - Join Cedric Aaron and Paula Nedelcoff as they tackle Anger. Come to this safe space to learn the healthy vs. unhealthy aspects of this emotion. Light snacks provided.

NHE 113

3/13

12-1pm

Anger...Got Me Feelin’ Some Type of Way! (4 of 4) - Join Cedric Aaron and Paula Nedelcoff as they tackle Anger. Come to this safe space to learn the healthy vs. unhealthy aspects of this emotion. Light snacks provided.

NHE 113

TBD

TBD

  1.      Black Grad 1st meeting (more info to follow via email)
  2.      NAACP Movie Series (dates/times to follow)