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Volume 2      Issue 25  April 16, 2007

Quote of the Week
“ Motivating gets you going and habit gets you there. Make motivating a habit and you will get there more quickly and have more fun on the trip.” - Zig Ziglar

What's Going on This Week

BSU Week April 16-22nd

LHO presents: Latinos, Immigration, and the Remaking of America featuring Dr. Marcelo Suarez-Orozco
Wed. April 18, 2007@ 5:30 pm at Smith Hall Room 130

Free and open to the public
Book signing and light refreshments will follow the presentation

Mr./Ms. BSU 2007 Pageant
Thurs. April 19th @ 6:30 pm in the Rodney Room of Perkins

$3.00-General Admission

Dark Arts Concert
Sat. April 21st @ 7pm in Mitchell Hall

$4.00-UD Students (in advance)/$6.00 (door)
$5.00-Public (in advance)/$7.00 (door)

CPAB Concert featuring Musiq Soulchild & Lupe Fiasco
Thurs. April 26th @ 8pm at the Bob Carpenter Center

$21 with UD I.D. in advance/$25 at the door
$25 for General Public in advance/$30 at the door
Tickets on sale now at all UD Box Offices and Ticket Master locations

SLAAM Poetry Jam: Sampling Lyrics by Asian and African-Americans featuring Beau Sia and Black Ice
Fri. April 27th @ 7pm at Trabant MPR’s

$2.00-General Admission

CPAB and the UD Gospel Choir present:
Gospel Rama featuring Youthful Praise
Sat. April 28th @ 5pm at Trabant Multipurpose Rooms

$5.00-UD Students
$7.00-Faculty/General Public
Tickets on sale now at all UD Box Offices and Ticket Master locations

Future Date of Interest

Each One Reach One (EORO) Battle of the Sexes
Wed. May 9th @ 5:30 p.m. at the Center for Black Culture

To participate, sign up at the CBC or email Krystal Lee at


Career Development/ Job Opportunities

GE Summer Intern Opportunities
The interview process for summer Interns will be starting in a few weeks and we are looking
for college Freshmen, Sophomores, or Juniors in Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, or Accounting that have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (will consider some business majors with strong leadership qualities).
Location of Internships: Atlanta, Greenville, Houston, Ohio, Raytown, Schenectady, Erie, ..anywhere there is a GE facility!

Average salary: $17 an hour....some locations will pay a housing allowance.
Contact Information: Michelle Jackson, PHR
GE Energy
HR Manager,  Compliance & Dispute Resolution
T: 678 844 7668
F: 1-866-276-0930
D: *421-7668
C:  757-639-3366


Scholarship/Fellowship Opportunities

White House Internship Program (Minority Students Needed)

The White House Internship Program offers an excellent opportunity to serve the Federal government and explore public service.  We are seeking exceptional candidates to apply for this highly competitive program. In addition to typical office duties, interns attend weekly lectures, tours, and complete an intern service project.         

Interns may serve a term in the Fall, Spring or Summer.  Every candidate must be a United States citizen, enrolled in a college or university, and be at least 18 years of age.

An application and additional information about the program can be found at

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age on or before the first day of the internship, enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at a college or university, or graduated the previous semester, and a U.S. citizen.  

Strong applications should exhibit sound academic credentials, a history of community involvement and leadership, solid verbal/written communication skills, and a demonstrated interest in public service.
Submit applications to Karen Race, Deputy Director and Intern Coordinator, White House Personnel, at on or before June 26, 2007 for FALL 2007 -- (September 4 to December 14, 2007)
If you have questions you may contact Karen Race at (202) 456-5979 [Voice/Relay]




Center for Black Culture Staff: 
Kasandra Moye, Director
Krystal Lee, Graduate Assistant
Sharon Warren, Staff Assistant
Center for Black Culture General Information
Monday-Thursday  8:00am-7:00pm
Fridays: 8:00am-5:30pm
(302) 831-2991


The University of Delaware Center for Black Culture
192 S. College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716
Telephone 302-831-2991 :: Fax 302-831-4097
Office Hours: M-R, 8:00am - 7:00pm, F 8:00am - 5:30pm