Nov. 29: Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration
Mentoring leader featured speaker at UD Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration
10:42 a.m., Oct. 31, 2012--Susan L. Taylor, found of the National Cares Mentoring Movement and former editor-in-chief of Essence magazine, will be the featured speaker at the University of Delaware Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration on Thursday, Nov. 29.
Taylor will share her inspirational story and her passion for empowering African Americans to mentor youth.
Oct. 22, 23: Perspectives gallery talks
Oct. 23: 'Black Women in the Media'
The event also includes the Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble, a Soul Food Feast and a Center for Black Culture marketplace featuring crafts, jewelry and more.
The celebration will begin at 6 p.m. in the Multipurpose Rooms of the Trabant University Center. The doors will open at 5:30.
The event is free for full-time UD students, $10 for UD faculty and staff (with a limit of two tickets) and $20 for the general public.
Tickets will be available from Nov. 2-26.
Student tickets are available only at the Center for Black Culture, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
Tickets for UD faculty and staff and the general public are available only at UD box offices.
For more information, call the Center for Black Culture at 302-831-2991.
The event is sponsored by the Center for Black Culture, the Cultural Programming Advisory Board, the Black Student Union and Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity.