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Volume 3       Issue 10    October 29, 2007

Quote of the Week

“Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind”
- Dr. Seuss


What's Going on this Week


Wed. Oct. 31, 2007
CPAB presents An Evening with Omar Tyree @ Trabant MPRs.
Book signing & reception @ 6:30 p.m.
Lecture at 7p.m.

Fri. Nov. 2, and Sat. Nov. 3, 2007
Mental Health Association in Delaware co-sponsors the 6th Annual People of Color Mental Health Conference. $5 for college students at DelTech in Stanton.
Registration opens at 12:30 p.m. Conference begins at 2:00 p.m. To register or for more info call 302-654-6833.


Center for Black Culture/
Multicultural Programs


Thurs. Nov. 8, 2007
Latino and Latin American Heritage Office (LHO) presents Fiesta Latina at 8:00 p.m. @ Perkins Rodney Room. Dance to live Latin music featuring Orquesta La Insaciable.
Refreshments will be served.

Sun. Nov. 11, 2007
LHO presents Estamos Aqui Documentary at 7:30 p.m.. @ Trabant Theater.


Upcoming Events

  • Fri. Nov. 9, 2007
    CPAB presents Trey Songz at Thompson Hall at 8:00 p.m. $10 with UD ID. Tickets available at all UD Box offices.
     
  • Sun. Nov. 11, 2007
    CBC & CPAB presents The Color Purple on Broadway. $50 for students with UD ID if ticket is purchased before 10/31/07 at the Center for Black Culture. Boarding begins at 7:30 a.m.
     
  • Sat. Nov. 17, 2007
    Delaware Kenya Association (DEKA) 4th Annual Dining for a Cause at Clayton Hall at 6:30 p.m. Join us for us for this great philanthropic and cultural experience that includes tasty cuisine, entertainment, raffles, and more.

    Tickets are available at the Center for Black Culture; $35/student ticket or $50/general public ticket. For more information visit www.delka.org or call 831-2991.

Future Dates of Interest

Jan. 3 - Jan. 6, 2008
The CBC is sponsoring a trip to the Carroll F.S. Hardy Black Leadership Conference in Washington, DC. This is a great opportunity for you (African American students at predominately white institutions) to transform your college career!  The cost of the conference is $400 which includes transportation and hotel. 
For more information visit selg.com. If you’re interested in at-
tending the conference please contact Fiona Caramba-Coker at
foscc@udel.edu or Kasandra Moye at moye@udel.edu.


Announcements

REMINDER EORO Mentors:
Your October Contact Sheets are due to your respective EORO Mentor Coordinators on Wed. October 31st.  Contact sheets are available at the turnstyle in the CBC. NOTE:  Contact sheets are required from each mentor monthly.

CALL FOR SUPPORT:
Anthony Bailey, II entered a national music video contest and was chosen to be in the top 10! In order for him to win he needs your vote for the video. This is a very positive video that inspires youth to greatness. Instructions to vote:

1). Go to: www.americanstudentsfund.org
2). under the BIG MAP, click on the "here" link to vote for the TOP 10!
3). Age Category is 13-20
4). Vote for Let's Be the Change, by DE Maesto
5). Come back tomorrow and do it again. You can vote once a day everyday until Nov. 7th.

If you haven't seen the video you can watch it when you vote for it or go to
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4J7RvJySMuc


Scholarships/Fellowships

TAKE INITIATIVE: Money is available if you apply for it!
1) Bell Labs Fellowships For Under Represented Minorities
              http://www.bell-labs.com/fellowships/CRFP/info.html
2) Student Inventors Scholarships http://www.invent.org/collegiate                   
              http://www.invent.org/collegiate/
3) Student Video Scholarships
              http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html
4) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships
              http://www.coca-colascholars.org/programs.html
5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
              http://holocaust.hklaw.com/
6) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
              http:/ /www.aynrand.org/contests/
7) Brand Essay Competition
              http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org/IBLEssayContest-2002Rules.htm
8) Gates Millennlum Scholarships (major)  
             http://www.gmsp.org/nominationmaterials/read.dbm?ID=12

9) Xerox Scholarships for Students
              http://www2.xerox.com/go/xrx/about_xerox/about_xerox_detail.jsp
10) Sports Scholarships and Internships
              http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html
11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
              http://www.nabj.org/html/studentsvcs.html
12) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
              http://www.aphis.usda.gov/mb/mrphr/jobs/stw.html
13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
              http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/sk_v6.cfm
14) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships)
              http://www.finaid.org/
15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
              http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/
16) Microsoft Scholarship Program
              http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp
17) WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search
              http://www.wiredscholar.com/paying/scholarship_search/pay_scholarship _search.jsp
18) Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits
              http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/

For more visit http://www.udel.edu/CBC/links.shtml


Center for Black Culture Staff: 
Kasandra Moye, Director
Fiona Caramba-Coker, Graduate Assistant
Sharon Warren, Staff Assistant
Center for Black Culture
General Information
Monday-Thursday  8:00am-7:00pm
Fridays: 8:00am-5:30pm
Telephone: (302) 831-2991     Fax:  302-831-4097
www.udel.edu/CBC/

 

The University of Delaware Center for Black Culture
192 S. College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716
Telephone 302-831-2991 :: Fax 302-831-4097
Office Hours: M-R, 8:00am - 7:00pm, F 8:00am - 5:30pm