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2014 Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, the Center for the Church and the Black Experience (CBE) and Garrett-Evangelical Black Seminarians (G-EBS) are sponsoring a variety of events and worship opportunities during the month of February. All events are open to the public and we welcome your participation.

Schedule of Events - February 2014

February 5, 4:00 p.m. | Chapel 
Lecture: Dr. Darlene Clark Hine
Black Women and the Civil Rights Movement

February 5, 6:00 p.m. | Chapel
Featured Preacher: Rev. Dr. Alexis L. Felder,
Triumphant Living Ministries

February 11, 11:15 a.m. | Chapel
Featured Preacher: Rev. Karen Mosby-Avery,
Second Baptist Church, Evanston, Illinois

          

February 18, 11:15 a.m. | Chapel
Featured Preacher: Rev. Dr. Marsha Foster Boyd,
President of Ecumenical Theological Seminary

February 21, 6:00 p.m. | Loder Hall
Movie Showing and Discussion
The Butler

February 25, 11:15 a.m. | Chapel
Featured Preacher: Dr. Leslie Callahan,
St. Paul’s Baptist Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

For further details on any of the following events or services contact Angela Cowser, CBE Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or by phone at 847.866.3984.

 

Lecture: Dr. Darlene Clark Hine

 

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Lecture Featuring Dr. Darlene Clark Hine

February 5, 2014 | 4:00 p.m. | Room 205

A leading historian of the African American experience and a pioneer of African American women's history, Dr. Darlene Clark Hine was the John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor of History at Michigan State University from 1987 to 2004. She was the Director of Comparative Black History Ph.D. program at MSU. She is the Board of Trustees Professor of African American Studies and Professor of History at Northwestern University. She served as the Inaugural Director of the Center of African American History at Northwestern University. She is past president of two major historical associations: The Organization of American Historians and The Southern Historical Association. In 2006, she was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 1990, her book Black Women in White was named Outstanding Book by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Human Rights and received the Lavinia L. Dock Book Award from the American Association for the History of Nursing.

 

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