Organizers of this year's Black History Month said the change from “heritage” to “history” reflected the latter word's significance and specificity, while organizers of this year's Asian Pacific American Heritage Month said that ‘heritage’ was more inclusive.
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Dunni Oduyemi talks to dance legend Dianne McIntyre about her passion for movement, the Black Arts Movement, and being a mentor to young dancers.
With several participating student organizations and a slew of events scheduled throughout February, organizers have said that this year’s Black History Month celebration has been a success so far.
A new exhibition at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery brings together the work of various black designers in honor of Black History Month.
Harlem Pride, an LGBT community group, has made strides in increasing its presence in the neighborhood, and is embarking on a campaign to bring a pride center uptown.
“By turning the spotlight on me, you turn the spotlight on their humanity,” said honoree Sheila Rule of the formerly incarcerated people she works to help reintegrate into society.
Should the University reassess its approach to Black Heritage Month?
Black History Month challenges us to reevaluate racial politics, both at Columbia and beyond.
Black History Month provides all blacks with a common history, regardless of their cultural backgrounds.
Columbia needs to take comprehensive steps to increase the number of black Americans on campus.
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