All African American

Mural of an African American man holding up a map that has turned 3-dimensional

August 30, 2017

Exhibits highlight African-influenced art, movements

Exhibits part of “Afro-Geographies” theme

Barbara Ransby

April 20, 2017

Social Justice Initiative receives grant for ‘Intellectual Quilting’ think tanks

Three gatherings will tackle national social justice issues

Jean-Paul Weaver performing
South Side Girls

March 14, 2017

The African-American girls of Chicago’s Great Migration

Chicago’s Great Migration, 1910-1940

February 17, 2017

Discussions to improve knowledge of Civil Rights issues

Civil liberties issues explained

January 30, 2017

Black History Month at UIC

Issa Rae headlines month of events

January 25, 2017

UIC shakes up ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’ play with female casting

Females take control in historically male play

Melissa Harris-Perry; Martin Luther King Peace Breakfast

January 24, 2017

MLK Peace Breakfast explores racial inequalities

Melissa Harris-Perry discusses racial inequities faced by black Americans

January 12, 2017

African American center hosts exhibits as ‘remedy’ to violence

Related programming and activities begin Jan. 18

November 15, 2016

Crafting a community

Quilt project brings people together

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