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February 1 @ 12:00 pm
The University of Maine will observe Black History Month with a series of on-campus events throughout February.
The activities will kick off at noon Feb. 1 with a Unity March that will begin on The Mall in front of Fogler Library. The march will end in the North Pod of Memorial Union with opening remarks.
Throughout February, the UMaine Black Student Union and Office of Multicultural Student Life will host Black History Month Mondays and Lunch-n-Learn Student Development Discussions.
Black History Month Mondays will be held noon–2 p.m. Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26 in the Office of Multicultural Student Life, Memorial Union. Guests are invited to enjoy a catered lunch, short film and discussion on topics including social justice, racial identity and revolution.
Lunch-n-Learn Student Development Discussions will be held at 1 p.m. Feb. 7 and 21 in the Office of Multicultural Student Life or COE Room, Memorial Union. The discussions will give students the opportunity to engage with successful individuals of color from Maine and the region.
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