Welcome to the Center for Black Culture's Community Journal,
weekly announcement of events/programs/issues of interest to you.

March 9, 2009 Archived Journals

Announcements || Multicultural Programs || Employment/Internship Opportunities || Each One Reach One
CBC News || Upcoming Events || Student Organization News || Newsletter Submissions

CBC News/Information

Multi-Ethnic Career Development Conference
Saturday, March 14th
9am-3pm, Trabant University Center
Register today and be eligible to win a $750 Bookstore gift certificate along with other incentives!
Speakers: M. Andre Buck, II, Esq. and The Honorable Velda Jones-Potter.

A Day of Service; Youth and Education 2009 ICONS Heritage Bowl
Saturday, March 21st
12-5pm, Purnell Hall, Room 115

The Heritage Bowl is a Black History Month trivia tournament designed to educate high school students about the accomplishments of African Americans. Interested? Please call the CBC at 831-2991.

Multicultural Programs

Louis Redding lecture featuring Michael Nutter,
Mayor of Philadelphia " The Obama Presidency and Urban America: Hopes and Challenges"
Thursday, March 12th
5:30pm, Trabant Theatre

Upcoming Events

No current listings.

CBC Newsletter Submissions

Please email slw@udel.edu to submit information for the next issue of the Community Journal.


Each One Reach One

Annual EORO Student vs Alumni/Staff B-ball Game
Wednesday March 11th
6:45pm, Bob Carpenter Sports Bldg. Gym 1
Come watch as the two teams vie for this year's title including a 3-point contest, dunk contest and half-time performances by some of UD's best!

Are you a Leader?
Do you like helping Others?
Do you want to make a difference?

If you answered "YES" to these questions, the Center for Black Culture invites you to become a mentor in the Each One Reach One Mentoring Program (EORO). To apply, click here  or stop by the CBC and pick up an application.

NOMINATE the FEBRUARY Mentor of the Month!!
If your Mentor is an exemplary Mentor, send a 3-4 sentence nomination to foscc@udel.edu explaining/giving examples of why your Mentor deserves to win Mentor of the Month.  Nomination due today!

Student Organization News

NAACP Fundraiser at Klondike Kates!

Monday, March 9th
5-10pm, Klondike Kates on Main St.

Join the NAACP for live performances, local artists a disc jockey and more!

Lambda Sigma Upsilon Latino Fraternity Inc. presents BluePrint 3.0- Red Light Special
Friday, March 13th
7pm, Amy Dupont Building

The hottest stroll show is back in effect!
Admission: $15 (students), $13 (greeks) includes show and after party.

S.P.I.T. presents "My President is Black...My Bank Account is Broke..."
Saturday March 14th
6pm, Perkins Student Center - Rodney Room
Features LIVE BAND! Admission: $1 to spit, $3 to sit

Khulamani Theater Troupe brings you "The Revue"
March 19-21st
7pm, Bacchus Theater

Join us as we celebrate our rebirth with a series of scenes from different plays!
Admission: $1 (with UD ID), $3 (non-student)

Save the Date!
Dark Arts Spring Concert
Saturday, April 25th
7pm, Mitchell Hall

Internship Opportunities

UD's Cooperative Extension Scholars Intern Program
Applications are now being accepted for a 10 week summer of service learning on the UD campus and/or in New Castle, Kent and Sussex counties. Scholars receive a stipend of $3,000 and, if needed, an allowance of $500 for job-related travel and/or housing. The application deadline is March 27th. Selections will be announced by May 4th.
For more information, contact Alice Moore at (302) 831-2504 or ammoore@udel.edu.

Employment Opportunities

Barclaycard US Open House and Job Fair, Newark-Area Call Center Site.
Thursday, March 26th
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
, 700 Frontage Road in the Iron Hill Corporate Center at the intersection of Del. 4 and Del. 273 in Ogletown. For more info visit: www.JoinBarclays.com.

Scholarship Opportunities

Sallie Mae Fund American Dream Scholarship 2009

Volunteer Opportunities

UD's Office of Admissions Seeking Hosts

We are looking for hosts who are responsible, reliable, live on campus and are enthusiastic about the University for our Destination Delaware Program taking place from Thursday, April 16- Saturday April 18, 2009.

Interested students can fill out a form that is located at admissions.udel.edu/destinationdelaware under the heading "Interested in Becoming a Host?" Host forms should be returned to the University Visitors Center (UVC) by March 27th. Questions? E-mail: destination@udel.edu.



University of Delaware
Center for Black Culture Staff:
Kasandra Moye, Director
Fiona Caramba-Coker, Graduate Assistant
Sharon Warren, Staff Assistant


Center for Black Culture General Information:
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