Shuck and Jive
Sunday, February 04, 2007
ETSU to Celebrate Black History Month
February is Black History Month and there are several activities scheduled at East Tennessee State University. Tricities.com published this article:
February is Black History Month and East Tennessee State University will honor its cultural diversity with events including a theatrical production, formal dance and lecture series.
“It was very important to do this,” said Lea Brown, of the ETSU Black Faculty and Staff Association. “It’s a good example of how we create a diverse campus environment.”
Brown, who has been at the university for 12 years, said she’s seen an evolution in both student and community participation during that time. However, she’d like to see celebrations expand beyond campus boundaries.
“I would love to see more citywide events,” Brown said. “I would like for it to carry over the whole Tri-Cities.”
The following events are scheduled at East Tennessee State University. Read More
Posted by John Shuck at 2/04/2007 02:47:00 PM