Black History Month

We've got a whole host of events planned to mark Black History Month 2019, which are open to everyone to enjoy!  You can keep up to date on our Facebook event.

Schedule of events and activities

  • Oct 1, 11 am, Roundabout/Big Screen: Black History Month 2019 Opening. Flag ceremony followed by an informal gathering in students’ union
  • Oct 7, noon, Students’ Union Welcome Zone: Representation matters. Meet and Greet with the union Full-Time Officer Team
  • Oct 8, 7.30pm, County South Lecture Theatre: Debate - ‘This house believes that former colonial powers should pay reparations to their former colonies’
  • Oct 9, 7.30pm, Faraday Lecture Theatre: Video-recorded discussion - The Effects Of Colourism and Attitudes Towards Interracial Dating
  • Oct 10, 7.30pm, Bowland North Seminar Room 20: Spotlight on Campaign - Why is My Curriculum White?
  • Oct 14, noon, Students’ Union Welcome Zone: Spotlight on Campaign - Lancaster University Refugee Scholarship Campaign
  • Oct 15, 7.30pm, Faraday Lecture Theatre 1: BAME Paradox Forum
  • Oct 16, Faraday Lecture Theatre: Video Recorded Discussion - The Representation of Black People In The Media
  • Oct 17, 7.30pm, County South Lecture Theatre: Hip Hop Society presents Afrobeats dance workshops
  • Oct 18, Sugarhouse: Black History Month Night Out
  • Oct 21, 7.30pm, Fylde Lecture Theatre 2: Spotlight on Campaign - All In. EDI workshops for sports club leaders
  • Oct 22, 7.30pm, Fylde Lecture Theatre 2: Spotlight on Campaign - All In. EDI workshops for sports club leaders
  • Oct 23, Faraday Lecture Theatre: Video recorded discussion - The Role of The Community in Toxic Behaviour and Vulnerability
  • Oct 25, 7.30pm, County South Lecture Theatre: African Caribbean Society night - dinner and performances
  • All month, Library: Spotlight on Campaign - Diversifying Reading. Display, online reading lists and active campaign to order more books