CNR Celebrates Black History Month

Educational Symposium

Wednesday, January 13, 2019, 5:30 pm

Sweeny Student Center 2nd Floor

Photo of Charles Morgan Photo of Julia Simpson Photo of Shane Osinloye

Charles Morgan
Director, Community Action Program

Julia Simpson
Actor, Singer, Producer

Shane Osinloye
Business Stragegist

Additional Panelists:
Renee Blackwell, SAS’95 LMSW, Chief of Preventive Services at Northside Center for Child Development
Hon. Pearl Quarles, Former Westchester County Legislator
Mercy Tillus-Bukaris, Writer
Hyacinth Patterson, Retired Infant Nurse

Panelists will speak about their experiences and current issues affecting Black Americans today. Discussion from the audience is invited.

Inaugural Reception & Awards Ceremony

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 6:30-8:30 pm

Maura Ballroom


Inaugural Reception Flyer

Keynote Address

Professor James Small, Historian & Entrepreneur


Rodney J. Reynolds, Founder American Legacy Magazine/American Legacy Network
Lynn Spivey, President NAACP NYCHA
Dr. Obery Hendricks, Lifelong Social Activist
Rosa Kittrell Barksdale SNR'75, Former Trustee, Entrepreneur & Community Activist
Student Recognition

Do it for the Culture

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 6:30-8:30 pm

Maura Ballroom

Flyer for Do it for the Culture Event

Admission CNR Students and Children under 13 Free; at the door $10; online $5