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AAMU Black History Month Events 2022

BHM 2022
February 01, 2022

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February 2022



- Black History Month Message from Dr. Daniel K. Wims -

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AAMU Staff Senate Meeting 2022 Kickoff

ZOOM ID: 821 171 6904 (Check campus e-mail for Passcode)















“Leveraging Mentoring for Personal and Professional Growth”

Alabama ADVANCE Partnership Mentoring Workshop

(Funded by National Science Foundation – PI: Dr. Jeanette Jones,

Presenter:  Mrs. Alka Bhargav, Vice Chair

Women Business Council, Huntsville Madison County Chamber of Commerce

ZOOM ID:  826 950 9626

12:30 p.m.


Black Out Photo

Sponsor: AAMU Honors Center

The Quad

12:30 p.m.



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Disney Exec on The Hill

Sponsor:  Career Development Services (CDS)

Presenter:  Karla Baker, AAMU Alumna, General Manager

Walt Disney Company

(Students: Learn about Internship and career opportunities with the Walt Disney Company

Ernest L. Knight Reception Center

12:30-1:45 p.m.



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“Black History in Huntsville”

Featuring William Hampton, Local Historian

“Yo! Just Checkin in” Podcast

Interviewed by WJAB-FM’s Marcus Sims

WJAB-FM 90.9

2:30 p.m.




"Between the World and Me"

AAMU Honors Center Celebrates Black History Month

(See Events Throughout Calendar)

Contact:  Carla Draper Holloway

For More Information, call (256) 372-5385



















"Me vs. My Mind"

Roundtable Discussion on Mental Health

Speaker:  Joshua Baker (via Zoom)

Zoom ID: 690 152 9448

Sponsor:  AAMU Honors Program

(256) 372-5385

6 p.m. 




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Rosa Parks Birthday Celebration/Catalyst for Change Award


Austin Smith, Executive President

Alabama A&M University Student Government Association



Student Engagement Week

12 Weeks to Presidential Investiture



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Beyond Normal Lecture Series Presents

Dr. Marc Lamont Hill

In Celebration of Black History Month

(Masks Mandatory - Registration Required)

Ernest L. Knight Reception Center

12:30 p.m.



Speed Networking (Career Week)

Sponsor: Career Development Services

Clyde Foster Auditorium

3-5 p.m.


"Black History Forum"

THEME:  The Evolution of "Justice" and the Question of "Freedom"

Facilitator: Ms. Ayanna Williams

Sponsor:  AAMU Honors Program

(256) 372-5385

Carter Hall Auditorium

6 p.m. 



Career Fair

Sponsor:  Career Development Services

Wellness Center Gym

10 a.m.-2 p.m.















Start and Go Podcast

Featuring:  Dr. Andrew Hugine, Jr., AAMU President Emeritus

Hosted by Elvin Jenkins

AAMU Director of Electronic Media Communications

WJAB-FM 90.9


AAMU Alum and Chef Cameron Dangerfield

Food Network’s “Chopped”

8 p.m. (CST)




Red Cross Blood Drive

AAMU Honors Program Service Initiative

Contact:  Mrs. Carla Draper Holloway

TBA: (256) 372-5385

10 a.m.-4 p.m.




Staff Engagement Week

Countdown to Presidential Investiture




1890 National Scholars Program Deadline

AAMU STEM Students
















Start and Go Podcast

Featuring Dr. Daniel K. Wims, 12th President

Host: Erica Fox Washington

Program Manager/Acting Music Director

Electronic Media Communications

Alabama A&M University

WJAB-FM 90.9 (Rebroadcast on Channel 78/Comcast)

2:30 p.m.


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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Informational & Leadership Panel

Overview of TMCF Internships, Scholarships & Conference Opportunities

Sponsor:  The AAMU Honors Program, (256) 372-5385

ZOOM: 690 152 9448




The Great Debate Tournament

AAMU Honors Speech & Debate Society - IPDA Debate and Speeches

Sponsor:  AAMU Honors Program - (256) 372 5385

Knight Reception Center

3:30 p.m.




Faculty Engagement Week

Countdown to Presidential Investiture



“Interpreting Enslaved People’s History into Historic Sites”

Presenter:  Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

Sponsor:  White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities



4 p.m.



















“The Quest for Environmental and Climate Justice in the United States”

Presenter:  Dr. Robert Bullard, Distinguished Professor of Urban Planning and Environmental Policy

Texas Southern University

Sponsor:  AAMU Department of Community and Regional Planning in Collaboration with the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Via Zoom

Registration Required:

10 a.m.-12 noon









Arts Showcase of Excellence

Featuring: Dramatic & Instrumental Expressions, Song, Dance, Poetry, etc.

Sponsor:  AAMU Honors Program, (256) 372-5385

Edward S. Johnson Theatre - Morrison Building

5:30 p.m.















Honors Call to Action: Financial Literacy

Symposium on Financial Management and Wealth Building

Speaker:  Ms. Jasmine Young

Sponsor:  AAMU Honors Program, (256) 372-5385

6 p.m.



28 – March 6

Recruitment & Prospective Student Engagement

Countdown to Presidential Investiture


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