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African-American Heritage Month events to celebrate BLM

Staff Report

January 28, 2019


Filed under News

African-American Heritage Month begins Feb. 1, and Eastern is home to a number of events and activities in conjunction. Yolanda Williams, chair of the 2019 AAHM and academic adviser, said this year’s theme is “Black Lives Matter: A Movement, not a Moment.” This year, the AAHM committee is focusing ...

Greek Week will kick off with Airband

Loren Dickson, Entertainment Reporter

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Online

  The annual Airband dance competition will start Greek Week in style 7 p.m. Friday in McAfee Gym. All of Eastern’s sororities and fraternities can participate, with some teams practicing for months in preparation. Alpha Phi member Allison Divello describes Airband as an opportunity for...

African-Amercian Heritage Month starts Wednesday

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

February 1, 2017


Filed under News, Online

Artwork displays, poetry readings and a comedy show will begin the celebration of African-American Heritage Month Wednesday night in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. The African-American Heritage Month chair, Yolanda Williams, said in an email the theme for 2017 is “The Power of the...

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