Trevecca Celebrates Black History Month with Full Schedule of Educational and Cultural Events

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Trevecca is thrilled to be celebrating Black History Month and remembering the legacy of Black individuals and communities who have shaped the nation as well as the University’s history and commitment to diversity. Events and experiences that Trevecca will be offering for students throughout the month include:

February 6
Diversity Chapel 
Trevecca’s Chief Security Officer James Hambrick will be speaking. 

February 6
A Special Evening with Dr. Jemar Tisby 
Nationally renowned historian and author, Dr. Jemar Tisby will be speaking at Brentwood United Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. Tisby is the author of the New York Times Bestseller, “The Color of Compromise” and “How to Fight Racism.” 

February 7
African American Music Museum 
Free admission! Join the Social Justice and History Clubs from 3-5 p.m. 
Meet at Bud Robinson–transportation provided.  

February 8-11
Civil Rights Experience Trip
Tour the South learning the rich history of the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham, Montgomery, Selma and Memphis.  

February 15, 24 & 27
Nashville Civil Rights Tour
Meet at Bud Robinson at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Transportation provided.   

February 15
Voices of Tomorrow
A leadership workshop with community leaders in the President’s Dining Room in the Jernigan Student Center from 1-3 p.m.  

February 16
Annual Black Renaissance 
A cultural experience featuring food, entertainment, shopping and more. 
6-8 p.m. in Boone Convocation Center   

February 20
Chapel Service
Karla Winfrey will be the guest speaker. 

February 24
Civil Rights Room Experience
Nashville Public Library from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Meet at Bud Robinson for transportation. 

February 27 
Diversity Award Chapel