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

March 16, 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

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

Comedian Tissa Hami
Wednesday, March 18th
7:30pm, Trabant MPRs

Free Admission!

Inter-Fraternity Council presents
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter

Monday, March 23rd
7pm (doors open at 6:15pm), Trabant MPR's

Features the legendary boxer, whose life inspired the 1999 Denzel Washington film The Hurricane.
Free tickets available at UD Box Offices. Limited seating!

HOLA presents John Leguizamo
Tuesday, April 28th
7:30pm, Trabant MPRs

Tickets go on sale Monday, March 23rd for the UD Community at all UD Box Offices.
Admission: $5 UD Students/$10 Faculty

Upcoming Events

17th Annual Richard "Dick" Wilson Step Show
Saturday April 18th
Doors Open at 6pm, Bob Carpenter Center

The After-Party (College ID Required)
Saturday April 18th
10pm, Trabant University Center

Tickets for both events on sale now at UD Box Offices!

CBC Newsletter Submissions

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


Each One Reach One

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.

Student Organization News

ASPIRE Meeting
Thursday, March 19th
6pm, Willard Hall-Room 207

The meeting will include a brief PRAXIS I Info Session with Barbara Van Dornick, Associate Director of the DE Center for Teacher Education, and then members will learn a new teaching method,  "socratic seminar" technique paired with the Great Debaters film.

AKA, DST and ZPhiB presents P.A.C.E. Inner Circle Thursday, March 19th
7pm, George Read North Lounge

SCPAB presents Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon
Friday, March 20th
8:30pm, Bob Carpenter Center

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!
DASA presents Snapshot of Africa: Tales by Moonlight
Friday, April 24th
7pm (doors open at 6:30pm), Bacchus Theatre

Join DASA for an unforgettable night of food, fun, fashion and entertainment!

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

Internship Opportunities

No current listings.

Employment Opportunities

Innovative Consultants, LLC Open House
141 E. Main St. Suite 103, Newark, DE
Tuesdays from 6-8pm, Saturdays from 12-2pm

Scholarship Opportunities

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship available to undergraduate students at an institution of higher education in the United States. You must be applying to or be accepted for a program of study abroad that is eligible for credit by your home institution and be receiving federal Pell Grant funding during the academic term of your application. You must also be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for this award.  Deadline: April 7th.

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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Telephone: (302) 831-2991     Fax:  (302) 831-4097