Black History Month Celebration

Black History Month

South Seattle College’s Black Student Union, Center for Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity and Student Activities & Programs Board are proud to announce this year's Black History Month Celebration. Check out presentations and events on campus throughout the month of February; including dance and cultural workshops, guest speakers and a student showcase. All students, staff, faculty and community members are welcome to attend! 

For more information, please contact the South Seattle College Black Student Union at

The Importance of Black History Month

Wednesday, Feb. 5, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., JMB/B

Faculty and staff guest speakers will gather to discuss the history and importance of Black History Month. 

Cultural Expression Student Showcase 

Wednesday, Feb. 12, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., JMB/A

Student showcase featuring guest speaker Will Rideout. 

Black Economics 

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., OLY 120 (Theater) 

Learn more about Black Economics from guest speakers Reggie Brown, financial advisor, Linda Taylor, housing director for the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle, Carnisha Rodgers, accountant, and John Evans Smith, local business owner. 

History, Dance & Food 

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., OLY 120 (Theater) 

Join us for a presentation by guest speaker Dan Johnson, Dean of Student Life, and performances by South's Intergeneration African Dance class. 

Black History Month flyer

Download the flyer (PDF)