Stark State College celebrates black women making (her)story

(North Canton, OH – Feb. 21, 2013) – Stark State College will host a week-long series in recognition of Black History Month. “Black Women Making (Her)story: Past, Present, and Future” will include

  • Black Women: Defining Self, Defining Culture
    Monday, Feb. 25, noon, Room S201
  • In Her Own Words: An Interactive Tour of Black Women Writers
    Tuesday, Feb. 25, noon, Room S201
  • Fighting for Freedom: Black Women on Slavery and Women’s Rights
    Wednesday, Feb. 27, noon, Room S201
  • Contributions to Psychology by African-Amerian Women and Groundbreaking Black Women in Science
    Thursday, Feb. 28, noon, Silk Auditorium
  • Student Voices: A Celebratory Reception
    Friday, March 1, noon-2 p.m., Room 204/205; student performances, music, refreshments

The series is sponsored by the SSC Liberal Arts and Science Divisions and the Future Speakers of America Student Club. For more information, call 330-494-6170, Ext. 4444. Events are free and open to the public. Free parking is available in the visitor’s lot near the Student Services Center.