African Heritage and Black History
Celebrating Our Graduating Students!
Wednesday, June 19 ▪ 3:30-5:30 p.m. ▪ In the Euphrat Museum of Art
Preceding Black Graduation at 5:30 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate freedom of thought, self-discovery, self-agency and personal achievements.
Food ▪ Student Achievements Exhibit ▪ Music ▪ Art ▪ Fellowship
Each year the African Ancestry Association (AAA) hosts the Black History Month Scholarship Luncheon. Please join us for this year's event as as we raise funds and awareness for our African Ancestry Heritage Scholarships.
Support the De Anza African Ancestry Association Scholarship Fund
It's really easy to give! Visit the FHDA Foundation website to download the Payroll Deduction Form. Just be sure to identify your contribution for the "De Anza African Ancestry Heritage Scholarship Fund" All contributions are tax deductible. Remember no amount is too small and is deeply appreciated.
Please join us for BHM Events in February
Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend a calendar of cultural enrichment activities to commemorate Black History Month at De Anza throughout February.
Black History Month Kick-off Reception Art Project and Black Artist Panel
1st Thursday Poetry
Tuesday, Feb. 12 • 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. (note time change) • Multicultural Center (MCC) • Video, art project, traditional food tasting and much more
African American Student Outreach Conference
Community Conversation with De Anza College Academic Adviser Will Madden: Blacks and Sports
"Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy," and "Bill Cosby: Himself"
Taalam Acey, Spoken Word Artist
3rd Thursday Film Night:
Black History Month Honors Japanese Day of Remembrance: Making Connections
African Ancestry Issues Summit: Sustaining a Thriving Black Community at De Anza
Funded by DASB and AASA. Sponsored by the MLK and Black History Events Committee; African Ancestry Staff Association (AASA); Equity Office; African American Studies Department; Sankofa; and the Black Student Union.
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