All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 27

Humanities on the Edge Presents: Austin McCoy

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Austin McCoy is Assistant Professor of History at West Virginia University. Dr. McCoy’s research interests focus on African American history, the U.S. left, labor and political economy, and social movements and activism. His current manuscript …
This event originated in Department of English.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.

Arab-American Heritage Month

NAAHM

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
National Arab-American Heritage Month (NAAHM) takes place in April. It celebrates the Arab American heritage and culture and pays tribute to the contributions of Arab Americans and Arabic-speaking Americans.

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
This is an annual observance in the United States dedicated to raising awareness and preventing child abuse. April has been designated Child Abuse Prevention Month in the United States since 1983.