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Tag: Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center

LBC, CSA and ASA kick off school year with “Welcome Black Block Party”

The LBC, CSA and ASA came together to unify their members with barbecue, music and dancing.

Gaines Through Time: Fighting exclusion in the law community

Black law student Christopher Hamm: “I see Lloyd Gaines in every single black student that’s in law school. We’re not supposed to be here, and we are… I think we all kind of invoke his name every day we walk through the doors.”

#BlackLivesMatter founders speak on the prominence of racial injustice

Founder Alicia Garza: “We need black people, especially young black people, to not wear hoodies, to pull their pants up, to get a better education and deviate from the narrative that they didn’t start.”

This is not a moment, it's a movement

MU's black community will not be bullied and silenced.

UPDATED: Black Culture Center sign vandalized

A freshman who was near the center around 1 a.m. said he heard a man tell a black female she “wasn’t welcome.”

MU’s Black History Month events aim to celebrate, challenge

Black History Month events are sponsored by schools and departments within the university while others are the result of partnerships with student and community organizations.

Civil rights activist Evers-Williams speaks on progress, struggle

Inspired by the murder of her husband Medgar Evers, Evers-Williams became a leader in the civil rights movement.

MUPD investigating Yik Yak threat

The Chief of Police spoke with the Black Culture Center earlier today.

2014 Fall Fest hosts dozens of orgs, local businesses

Fall Fest was held in the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center this year.

Life Music Series celebrates Black Culture Awareness Week

Souls of Liberty headlined this year’s Life Music Series.

Fall Fest showcases student organizations old and new

Women's mentorship group Embracing Amara made its Fall Fest debut this year.

Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, Inc. explores death penalty questions

The event facilitated discussion on the execution of Troy Davis.