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CCCCD Celebrates African-American History

CCCCD Celebrates African-American History

FEB. 08, 2002-CCCCD will host the following events to be held during the month of February in celebration of African-American History Month at various campuses district-wide. CPC is the Central Park Campus, 2200 W. University Dr. (Hwy. 380) in McKinney; PRC is the Preston Ridge Campus, 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco; SCC is the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. All events on all campuses are free and open to the community.

Jan. 28 - Feb. 23 Invisible People: The Sketchbook Series Gaye Cooksey, CCCCD professor of AGDT Receptions: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 11:30 a.m. and Thursday, Feb. 7, 6 p.m. The ARTS gallery, SCC A175

Monday, February 11 Discussion of African-American history with Juanita Austin, dean of developmental education and Kathy Donald-Whitney, biology professor CCCCD Cable Access Channel (consult listings)

February 18 - 20 "Ethnic Notions," a video, with discussions lead by Pam Gaiter, sociology professor, and others Monday, February 18, from 2:30 - 3:45 in SCC C104 Tuesday, February 19, from 12:30 - 1:45 in CPC B201 Wednesday, February 20, from 10:00 - 11:15 in PRC F249

Wednesday, February 27 Brown Bag Discussion "Revisiting the Colorline: Is Racism Dead?" With Cary A. Israel, president of CCCCD and Belinda Newman, CPC provost From 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in SCC B124

All Month "Infusion Africa: Food, Fashion and the Family" An exhibit of exquisite items from The Ivory Coast, Senegal and Ghana by Juanita Austin, dean of developmental education SCC Library

All Month "Legacy of Land" An exhibit showcasing the rich history of land that has been in Sociology Professor Pam Gaiter's family for over a hundred years CPC Library