Black Resource Center

Black History Month - 2024

Black History Month is an annual celebration of the achievements of Black people throughout history. The BRC hosts a variety of programs that focused on culturally engaging spaces for Black students, elevating Black identities/lived experiences, and showcasing the current achievements of Black students.

2024 Black History Month Signature Events

Black History Spirit Week

Black History Spirit Week

The BRC is kicking off February with Black History Spirit Week and encouraging students to show up and show out!

  • Feb. 5: Old School 90's Day
  • Feb. 6: Make Me Like Mike: Flyest Sneakers
  • Feb. 7: Who You With: Jersey Day
  • Feb. 8: Back to Business: Business Casual
  • Feb. 9: BET's Finest: Favorite Celebrity

'The League' Documentary and Lecture Series

'The League' Documentary and Lecture Series

Feb. 6 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the University Theatre. Bryon Motley, producer of 'The League' comes to campus for a special screening of the documentary, which chronicles the story of his father, Bob Motley, a Negro League umpire. A discussion and Q&A will follow.

Black Family Feud

Dropping GEMS: JD Dantzler

Feb. 8 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. at the Black Resource Center. JD serves as the EDI and BSR coordinator within University Housing Services and is committed to serving Black students and confronting anti-Blackness to create inclusive spaces to discover, create, and thrive. 

A taste of black history

A Taste of Black History with CPP Dining

Feb. 13 from 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. at Centerpointe Dining Commons. Celebrate southern soul dishes with the CPP jazz band.

Cooking Demonstration

Cooking Demonstration with College of Ag

Feb. 15 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Stop by the Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture (Bldg. 7) for a special soul food cooking demonstration.

Limitless Recess

Limitless Recess

Feb 22. from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Stop by the grass field in front of the BRIC and near Bronco Commons for outdoor fun.

Additional Co-Sponsored Events


  • Karaoke Night with the Black Student Union
    • Feb. 1 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in University Housing Services MPR
  • Black Almuni and Friends Poetry Slam
    • Feb. 3 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Alliance Community Center in Pomona
  • Let's Talk About It: Poetry Day
    • Feb. 4 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. at the Black Resource Center
  • Black Alumni and Friends Gathering
    • Feb. 10 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Kellogg House
  • Dinner with Author Heather McGhee
    • Feb. 12 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Bronco Student Center, Lyra Room
  • Fredrick Roby - Talk
    • Feb. 20 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. at the Black Resource Center
  • Dining with Black Broncos
    • Feb. 25 from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Black Gala
    • Feb. 29 from 6:30 - p.m. - 11 p.m.