The annual Black History Month is a university-wide celebration that aims to raise awareness of the contributions made by Black Canadians to Canada’s culture and legacy, past and present. Participate in cultural art exhibitions, artistic performances, discussions and an evening of storytelling.
All events are free to attend and open to the public, however, registration may be required.
Organized by MacEwan’s Office of Human Rights Diversity and Equity in collaboration with mstore, the Students’ Association of MacEwan University (SAMU), Student Affairs, Library Services, the Faculty of Health and Community Studies, the African and Caribbean Student Association (ACSA), and external partners, the City of Edmonton and Norquest College.
We acknowledge that the land on which we gather in Treaty Six Territory is the traditional gathering place for many Indigenous people. We honour and respect the history, languages, ceremonies and culture of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit who call this territory home.