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Volume 3       Issue 11    November 5, 2007

Quote of the Week

“The secret of success in life is for a person to be ready for opportunity
when it comes”      - Benjamin Disraeli


What's Going on this Week

Fri. Nov. 9, 2007
Cultural Programming Advisory Board (CPAB) presents Trey Songz at Thompson Hall at 8:00 p.m Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Sun. Nov. 11, 2007
CBC & CPAB presents The Color Purple on Broadway. $50 for students with UD ID at the Center for Black Culture. Boarding bus at 7:30 a.m.

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.

Tues. Nov. 13, 2007
LHO presents the film “Walk Out” at Purnell Room 115 at 6:00 p.m.

For more information visit

Upcoming Events

Mon. Nov. 12, 2007
NAACP presents Free HIV Testing by appointment only between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. To schedule your confidential appointment contact Wellspring at 302-831-3457 (valid photo I.D. required) *The first 10 students to attend their scheduled appointment will be entered in a raffle for a gift certificate to a restaurant on Main St.

Thurs. Nov. 15, 2007
Delaware African Student Association (DASA) presents “Rethinking Globalization: The Emergence of Globalization Among African Women” by Dr. Wunyabari Maloba at Kirkbride Room 006 at 6:30 p.m.

Fri. Nov. 16, 2007
“Technology and Entrepreneurship in African Development” A lecture by Dr. Calestous Juma at Lerner Hall Room 230 at 3:00 p.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.

Mon. Nov. 19, 2007
DASA and UROC presents “Thula Sizwe” a South African a-cappella group that performs traditional Zulu songs and dances. Includes DASA dance troupe performance at Perkins Student Center, Rodney Room at 8:00 p.m.



Future Dates of Interest

Thurs. Nov. 29, 2007
Annual Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration at 6:00 p.m. in Clayton Hall (Ballroom)
- You MUST RSVP by calling the Center for Black Culture at 831-2991

Jan. 3 - Jan. 6, 2008
Carroll F.S. Hardy Black LeadershipConference, Washington, DC.
This is a great opportunity for you (African American students at pre- dominantly 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


IT Offers Web-Based Computer Skills Training
UD's Information Technologies (IT) learning resource program provides a range of learning-style options to students who want to increase their knowledge about a computer application or learn how to use a new one.
You can read about instructor-led resources at []. Or, if you prefer self-paced instruction, you can learn about these resources at [].
For more information about the IT educational resource program, go to [].

Submit Information in the Community Journal
To submit information in the Community Journal, please contact Sharon Warren at by Wednesday, November 7, 2007.




TAKE INITIATIVE: Money is available if you apply for it!
1) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships
2) Guaranteed Scholarships
3) Easley National Scholarship Program
4) Maryland Artists Scholarships
5) INROADS internships
6) Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)
7) Historically Black College & University Scho larships
8) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
9) International Students Scholarships &Aid Help
10) College Board Scholarship Search http://cbweb10p.colle geboa r
11) Burger King Scholarship Program
12) Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-foundationorg/
13) GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds
14) CollegeNet ' s Scholarship Database
15) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid http://www.aflcioorg/scholarships/scholar.htm
16) Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
17) Scholarship &Financial Aid Help
18) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
19) FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info)
20) Aid &Resources For Re-Entry Students
21) Scholarships and Fellowships tml
22) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
23) HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)
24) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
25) BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects)

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