Black History Month¬†(February)
The History Department and Commemoration Committee invite you to a Black History Month event.
Join us Wednesday, February 24 at 12:30PM for a free virtual tour of the New-York Historical Society exhibit “Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow”.
Based on¬†the¬†New-York Historical Society’s¬†2018-19 exhibition, this virtual presentation explores¬†Black¬†Americans’ struggle for equality under¬†the¬†law from 1865 through World War I. Learn about both Southern and Northern roles¬†in¬†this dark chapter¬†of¬†our history as well as¬†Black¬†New Yorkers‚Äô organizing and community-building¬†in¬†the¬†face¬†of¬†discrimination.
This event is open to everyone in the CCM community.¬†RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link, which will be provided the week of the event.