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Fall Semester Programming

Any person requesting disability accommodations for these events please contact 970-351-2289 at least 3 business days in advance.

  • September

    Thursday, September 20th

    Take Back the Night
    7:00-10:00 pm
    Garden Theater

    Tuesday, September 18th

    April Hernandez (collaboration with the César Chávez Cultural Center)
    Various Times and Locations

    Wednesday, September 19th

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Tuesday, September 26

    Graduate Student & Research Support Group
    5:00-7:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

  • October

    Saturday, October 6th

    MGCC Homecoming Tailgate
    11:00 am-2:00 pm
    Stadium Parking Lot (details to be shared closer to tailgate date). Homecoming Website

    Wednesday, October 17th

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Thursday, October 25th

    Graduate Student & Research Support Group
    6:00-8:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

  • November

    Wednesday, November 27th

    Graduate Student & Research Support Group
    5:00-7:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Wednesday, November 28th

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center 

  • December

    Monday, December 3rd

    MGCC Winter Massages
    10:00 am-1:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Wednesday, December 5th

    Food for Thought
    12:00 PM – 2:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

Spring 2019 Semester Programming

  • February

    Black Heritage Month Events

    Friday, February 1st, 2019

    Black Heritage Month Kick-Off: Acknowledging Our Ancestors
    All day
    Social Media & Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

    Life Abroad as a Person of Color: A Gilman Scholar’s Experience
    6:00-7:00 pm
    Location TBD

    Come learn about how to secure funds for a study abroad experience and the adventure of embracing other cultures!*

    Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

    Soul Food Night
    6:00-8:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

    Dominique Christina
    6:00-8:00 pm
    University Center

    Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

  • March

    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

    MGCC Spring Book Club: Americanah
    5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Location TBD

  • April

    Wednesday, April 1th, 2019

    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles
    12:30-1:30 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

    Friday, April 26th, 2019

    Meet the Greeks: Divine 9 Yard Show
    5:00-9:00 pm
    Location TBD

  • May

    Monday, April 29th, 2019

    MGCC Spring Massages
    10:00 am-1:00 pm
    Marcus Garvey Cultural Center, Computer Lab

    Thursday May 2nd, 2018

    Black Excellence Celebration
    3:30-5:30 pm
    University Center


Past Events

  • Fall 2018

    Friday, August 17th
    Move-In Assistance

    Saturday, August 18th
    Man Hunt Game

    Sunday, August 19th
    Student Involvement Fair

    Monday, August 20th
    Time Management at its Finest

    Tuesday, August 21st
    Welcome Back Week: What You Need to Know - Racial Profiling Forum

    Wednesday, August 22nd
    Welcome Back Week: BBQ & Game Night

    Thursday, August 23rd
    Welcome Back Week: 7 Strong - Night at the Rec
    MGCC Basketball Tournament

    Friday, August 24th
    Welcome Back Week: Black and UNC Panel
    Meet-n-Greet with MGCC Affiliated Organizations & Divine 9 Fraternities & Sororities

    Wednesday, September 5th
    Cultural Services Welcome Back Extravaganza

  • Spring 2018

    Wednesday, January 17th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Thursday, February 1st
    35th Anniversary Celebration: Success Looks Like Me
    35th Anniversary Celebration: Banquet

    Friday, February 2nd
    35th Anniversary Celebration: Alumni Networking

    Saturday, February 3rd
    35th Anniversary Celebration:Alumni & Student Lunch & Mingle
    35th Anniversary Celebration: UNC vs Montana State Basketball Game

    Sunday, February 5th
    35th Anniversary Celebration: Open House

    Wednesday, February 7th
    Playwright: Reginald Edmund
    Brotherhood & Sisterhood Circles

    Thursday, February 8th
    Movie Screening of  "Marshall"

    Monday, February 12th
    Movie Screening of “Yuri Kochiyama: Passion for Justice”

    Tuesday, February 13th
    Soul Food Night

    Thursday, February 15th
    An Evening with Captain Gail Harris

    Friday, February 16th
    MGCC Movie Night Out: Black Panther

    Tuesday, February 20th
    Zumba

    Wednesday, February 21st
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Thursday, February 22nd
    Karaoke: A Night on the Town

    Wednesday, February 28th
    Cultural Services Night - UNC Women’s Basketball vs. Portland State

    Thursday, March 1st - Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
    41st Annual Big XII Conference on Black Student Govt.

    Wednesday, March 21st
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Tuesday, March 27th
    MGCC Spring Book Club

    Wednesday, April 18th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Friday, April 20th
    Black Arts Festival

    Friday, April 27th
    Meet the Greeks: Divine 9 Yard Show

    Monday, April 30th
    MGCC Spring Massages

    Thursday, May 3rd
    Black Excellence Celebration

  • Fall 2017

    Thursday, August 17th
    Welcome Back Week: Student Leaders Lead Move-in Assistance

    Friday, August 18th
    Welcome Back Week: Patio Party

    Saturday, August 19th
    Welcome Back Week: Water Balloon Fight

    Sunday, August 20th
    Welcome Back Week: Involvement Fair

    Monday, August 21st
    Welcome Back Week: Bear Welcome Events

    Tuesday, August 22nd
    Welcome Back Week: Real Talk – Black at UNC
    Welcome Back Week: Club Night

    Wednesday, August 23rd
    Welcome Back Week: Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Thursday, August 24th
    Welcome Back Week: UNITY Gathering with All Student Organizations

    Tuesday, August 29th
    Graduate Student & Research Support Group

    Wednesday, August 30th
    MGCC Fall Semester Open House

    Tuesday, September 5th
    Cultural Services Welcome Back Extravaganza

    Thursday, September 14th
    Take Back the Night

    Tuesday, September 19th
    Graduate Student & Research Support Group

    Wednesday, September 20th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Thursday, September 28th
    Movie Night

    Wednesday, October 18th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Saturday, October 21st
    MGCC Homecoming Tailgate

    Wednesday, October 25th
    Graduate Student & Research Support Group

    Wednesday, November 1st
    Graduate Student & Research Support Group

    Wednesday, November 15th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken and Waffles

    Monday, December 4th 
    MGCC Winter Massages

    Tuesday, December 5th
    Graduate Student & Research Support Group

  • Spring 2017

    Wednesday, February 1st
    MGCC Spring Open House

    Friday, February 3rd
    Health Food Forum

    February 4th-11th
    Black Talent Showcase Auditions

    Tuesday, February 7th
    Soul Food Night

    Thursday, February 9th
    FAFSA Workshop
    Dominique Christina - Lecture & Workshop

    Monday, February 13th
    "Blackbird" Film Screening w/ GSRC

    Wednesday, February 15th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken & Waffles

    Thursday, February 16th
    Read In

    February 16th-18th
    Big XII Conference on Black Student Govt.

    Tuesday, February 21st
    Brotherhood & Sisterhood Circle

    Thursday, February 23rd
    Family Feud

    Monday, February 27th
    Trap Yoga w/ The Ebony Yogini

    Tuesday, February 28th
    Black Talent Showcase

    Wednesday, April 19th
    Food for the Soul: Chicken & Waffles

    Friday, April 21st
    Meet the Greeks: Divine 9 - Sorority & Fraternity Yard Show
    Black Arts Festival

    Friday, April 28th
    Meet the Greeks: Divine 9 Yard Show

    Friday, May 5th
    Black Excellence Ceremony