Events at NCC

February

NCC Celebrates Black History Month

Scheduled events:

African American Read-In Chain
Mon, Feb 4 - 11am - 1:45pm in CCB 252/253
Guest speaker - Joe Okonkwo, Award-winning Novelist, Short Story Writer, and Editor
Author of Novel: Jazz Moon (copies will be available for purchase)

Come out to pay tribute to African American writers, authors, or playwrights by reading a poem, an excerpt from an essay, paper or play, etc.

Speaker: A Conversation with Andrew Tiller, NFL Football Player
Tue, Feb 5 - 11:30a - 12:45p CCB 252/253

Firehouse Gallery - Art Exhibit and Reception
Tue, Feb 5 - Evening Activity Hour - 5:30p - 7:00p

WEDNESDAY LECTURE SERIES:

Speaker: Dr. John Osae-Kwapong, Associate Vice President at NCC

"From Ghana, West Africa through 13 U.S. Cities to Nassau CC: My American Journey"
Wed, Feb 6 - 12:30p - 1:45p CCB 252/253

Black to the Future: A Mini Conference

Wed, Feb 13 - 9:30am - 3:15pm CCB 252/253
"Still I Rise... Black Women's Voices in 21st Century America"

(PANEL DISCUSSION TIME & GUEST MODERATOR NOT CONFIRMED YET)

Panel Discussion: 11:00am
Guest Moderator: Averi Harper, News12 Journalist

Keynote Speaker: A Conversation with the Honorable Andrew Gillum

Wed, Feb 27 - 11:00am - 12:15pm CCB MPR
Former Mayor of Tallahassee, FL & 2018 Florida Democratic Gubernatorial Nominee