USD Union of African American Students Hosts Black History Month Series

Black History Month graphic. The Union of African American Students is hosting several events throughout February for Black History Month.

VERMILLION, SD – The University of South Dakota Union of African American Students presents several events throughout February in honor of Black History Month.

The month-long series, entitled, “Who Am I? I am Black History,” will feature speakers, activities and a free showing of the movie, “Black Panther.”

To learn more, visit the Union of African American Students' activity page. 

Full List of events
Feb. 1
Black History Month Kickoff - Muenster University Center Pit Lounge - 5-7 p.m.

Feb. 13
Dynamics of Black Love - Farber Hall - 5-6 p.m.

Feb. 15
Bingo - Muenster University Center East Wing - 7-8 p.m.

Feb. 19
Free Black Panther Showing - Coyote Twin Theatre - Show starts at 8 p.m.

Feb. 26
Timeless: Comedy and Cuisine - Muenster University Center Pit Lounge - 5-7 p.m.


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 17:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 17 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Michael Ewald
USD News