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Thanksgiving Recess Hours

University of Missouri’s Thanksgiving Recess begins at close of day on Nov. 23 and ends Dec. 2. Please see below for the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Centers Thanksgiving Recess hours. Saturday, November 24, 2013 - Closed Sunday, November 25, 2013 - Closed Monday, November 26, 2013 - Open: 8am - 5pm Tuesday, November 27, 2013 - Closed Wednesday, November…

Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration

Join the GOBCC on Thursday, December 5th for our annual Pre-Kwanzaa celebration taking place from 6pm -8pm at the GOBCC. Kwanzaa, an African American holiday based on the first fruit celebrations of Africa, was created by Dr. Maulana Karenga to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture: Unity, Self-determination, Collective Work and Responsibility,…

Politics of the Black Body Event

“Question Bridge”, a 2012 Sundance Film Festival documentary, critically explores challenging issues within the Black male community by instigating a transmedia conversation among black men across the geographic, economic, generational, educational and social strata of American society. Question Bridge provides a safe setting for necessary, honest expression and healing dialogue on themes that divide, unite…

BCAW 2013: 5th Annual Play The Part

5th Annual Play The Part Thursday, Nov 7 | Doors: 6pm, Event Start: 7pm | Missouri Theatre  Play the Part is a staple event, featured during our annual Black Culture Awareness Week. This year’s theme is the “Grammy’s Edition” in which participants will portray Grammy nominated artist from the past and present. Come out and…

BCAW 2013: Chicken & Waffles

Chicken & Waffles Wednesday, Nov 6 |  6pm-8pm  | GOBCC Large Multipurpose Room Join Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. for their annual Chicken & Waffles event. Come out for food, fun, music, and games. Sponsored by: Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. & the Legion of…