Campus Events-Black/African American

Campus Events-Black/African American

The below events are for anyone and any identities you hold, with an emphasis of content on Black or African-American issues.

Campus Events-Black/African American

Book Talk with Rhondda Robinson Thomas, author of Call My Name, Clemson: Documenting the Black Experience in an American University Community promotional image

Book Talk with Rhondda Robinson Thomas, author of Call My Name, Clemson: Documenting the Black Experience in an American University Community

Monday, November 30, 2020 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Virtual

Join Rhondda Robinson Thomas, Calhoun Lemon Professor of Literature, Clemson University, as she discusses her new book, Call My Name, Clemson: Documenting the Black Experience in an American University Community, published this month by the University of Iowa Press.  In the book, Professor Thomas traces her public history project, Call My Name: African Americans in Early Clemson University History, which helped convince Clemson University to reexamine and reconceptualize the institution’s…

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Virtual

The University of Iowa Health Sciences Colleges are pleased to offer a FREE enriching six-week experience with SHPEP. The Health Sciences Colleges include the Carver College of Medicine, College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, and College of Public Health. We strongly believe in the value of exposing students from underrepresented backgrounds to the possibility of pursuing health fields and supporting their goals in accomplishing that dream to help improve the health of society at large. …