Recognizing and awarding the wonderful achievements of black female students and faculty at UConn-Storrs.
As we are continually inspired by the work and presence of honored guests and our ancestors, it is clear to us the need to come together as a community, convene, and celebrate our brilliant Black contemporaries - as well as call in those who came before us.
Critical community conversations with collectives across the city and across disciplines. We will be focusing on skill-sharing, holding ourselves and each other accountable with love, and supporting each other in our work.
A community discussion promoting the narrative of activism in Bed-Stuy.
Black Girl Magik CEO and Founder, Shydeia Caldwell, is bringing Black Girl Magik to the FIT community! Join us for a presentation by Shydeia about her self-made website and online community. Following the presentation, a workshop geared towards black women of color will be hosted. This event is open to all FIT students, faculty and staff.
Panel discussion for young creatives looking for career guidance.
Honoring our one year anniversary, summer website launch, and the magik that forms when black girls are connecting in the same space.
From Jazz to Hip Hop to Soca to Soul, we present to you the records you find in the store only to get home to have it on repeat for the next month.
A student-led conference on Afrofuturism as a cultural and aesthetic movement for the radical emancipation of people of color.