Multicultural Center

Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center Events

The Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center is more than a meeting place and vehicle for the dissemination of cultural information. One of its most important functions is to provide a warm, friendly atmosphere where students from all ethnic backgrounds can come together and share the experience of university life. The center is located within the Multicultural Center in Suite 210 and includes the following facilities:

  • Staff offices-second floor
  • Reception area-second floor
  • Conference room-second floor*
  • Lounge-first floor*

*On-campus organizations and community groups can call the Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center in advance to reserve these spaces.

To promote their objectives the Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center presents several programs each semester. These programs promote diversity throughout the campus and community through education awareness, social activities, and community outreach. Some of the programs include:

student meeting

    • Feel Good Fridays (Various Fridays throughout the Academic year)
  • MLK Day - Jan. 18th
  • Black History Month – Month of February 
  • BHM Keynote Speaker - Feb. 2nd. 6p-8p Virtual: Zoom
  • Black Student Graduation – TBD (May 2021)
  • BSA Breakfast Feb. 9th. 9a-11a MCC Multipurpose Room
  • BSA Book Fair Feb. 16th. 9a-11a MCC Multipurpose Room
  • Moonlight Movie Screening Feb. 19th. 6p-8:30p Virtual: Zoom
  • Men of Color Retreat  Feb. 20th. 2p-5p Virtual: Zoom
  • Black Greek Poets I  Feb. 22nd 7p-8:30p Virtual: Zoom
  • We Got Us: The Underrep'd Feb. 24th. 5p-6:45p Virtual: Zoom
  • The Get Down Feb. 25th 6p-7p Virtual: Zoom
  • Black Greek Poets II  Feb. 26th. 6:30p-7:30p Virtual: Zoom