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Black History Month: Celebrating Black Joy, Health, and Wellness

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It's Black History Month! February 1 kicks off a month filled with culture, celebration, and education, and the Bay Path community has several events planned for both the internal and external communities. Stay tuned as more information and registration information is announced! 

February 15
Internal Community Lunch and Art/Video Gallery

February 17 | 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Health & Wellness through Gardening, Special Guest Ashlie Thomas, Scientific research manager at UNC, Chapel Hill, affectionately known as "The Mocha Gardner

Join us for a conversation with author, biologist, and food security advocate Ashlie Thomas of The Mocha Gardener who will share her personal story of overcoming challenges and finding her passion while connecting science and gardening.

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February 23
BHM Celebration Panel
Registration information coming soon

February 25 | 8 pm - 10 pm | Mills Theatre, Carr Hall
BSU Soul Poetry Jam & BPU Step Team Performance

BSU is proud to present our second annual Soul Poetry Jam. This year's program will be held virtually and in-person inside Mills Theatre, located in Carr Hall on the Longmeadow campus.

You must pre-order your tickets

All proceeds will go towards BSU's Spring Break trip to Washington, DC.

March 1 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. | Virtual
How Did We Get Here: 1619 Project Panel Discussion

The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story reframes our understanding of American history by placing slavery and its continuing legacy at the center of our national narrative -- all to show how the inheritance of 1619 reaches into every part of contemporary American society, from politics to capitalism, religion, and our democracy itself. Join us to hear dialogue about "1619."

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Artwork by Cora Swan '23