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BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT ODU

Old Dominion University's Hugo A. Owens African American Cultural Center is sponsoring the following events in celebration of Black History Month:

"Many Shades, One Vision of Unity" Essay Scholarship Contest is open to all students and sponsored by the Black Student Alliance. Applications can be obtained from Hugo A. Owens African American Cultural Center or the information desk at Webb Center. Applications must be submitted to the Hugo A. Owens African American Cultural Center by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17.

Monday, Feb. 20
"A Time of Love: Black Relationships" will feature a discussion about relationships in the black community, 7:30 p.m., James/Lynnhaven Rooms, Webb Center. Sponsors: 3-Dimensional men's group and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.

Tuesday, Feb. 21
The Health Services Health and Wellness Fair will offer medical screenings, including capillary glucose screening, and blood pressure and body fat testing, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., North Mall, Webb Center. Sponsor: Student Health Services.

Tuesday, Feb. 21
Join the Black Student Alliance for "Black Jeopardy," which will feature a game based upon African American facts and figures, 7:30 p.m., James/Lynnhaven Rooms, Webb Center.

Wednesday, Feb. 22
Evolution of the black professional discussion about African Americans in the workplace, location TBA, 7:30 p.m. Sponsor: National Society of Black Engineers.

Thursday, Feb. 23
R & V: Rhythm and Voice continues the monthlong series on African dance and language, 7:30 p.m. ,162 H&PE Building.

Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday, Feb. 25
Join the Ebony Impact gospel choir for the 8th Annual East Coast Gospel Festival, featuring gospel music, praise and dance at the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Sponsor: Ebony Impact. $ 683-5488

Saturday, Feb. 25
PAW presents Greek Night Etymology, with open microphone performance, 7 p.m., North Café, Webb Center. Sponsors: Minds about Progress and National Pan-Hellenic Council.

Monday, Feb. 27
R & V: Rhythm and Voice continues the monthlong series on African dance and language, 7:30 p.m., Hugo A. Owens African American Cultural Center.

Tuesday, Feb 28
Join a group of determined, educated black women for dinner, a movie and fellowship, 7 p.m., Powhatan II Community Center. Sponsor: Destined. $

For information about these events call 683-5490.

This article was posted on: February 8, 2006

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