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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 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 If you’re interested in at-
tending the conference please contact Fiona Caramba-Coker at or Kasandra Moye at


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.

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:
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


TAKE INITIATIVE: Money is available if you apply for it!
1) Bell Labs Fellowships For Under Represented Minorities
2) Student Inventors Scholarships                   
3) Student Video Scholarships
4) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships
5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
6) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
              http:/ /
7) Brand Essay Competition
8) Gates Millennlum Scholarships (major)  

9) Xerox Scholarships for Students
10) Sports Scholarships and Internships
11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
12) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
14) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships)
15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
16) Microsoft Scholarship Program
17) WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search
18) Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits

For more visit

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


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