NOTE: This blog has moved to NYACK.EDU/NEWS

NYC Student Government Association Presents Black History Month Showcase

Posted by Deborah.Walker on Tuesday February 9, 2016

The Nyack College NYC Student Government Association (SGA) invites the community to attend a special chapel Thursday, February 18 at 5:15 p.m. on the Manhattan campus located at 2 Washington Street in room 2241. A Black History Month program will be presented.

SGA Secretary Landai Barnes (’16), a social work major (pictured), is the host of the event that will showcase moments in black history featuring inventor and creators. Garrett Augustus Morgan (traffic signal and gas mask); Elijah McCoy, (steam engine lubricator); Dr. Charles Richard Drew, surgeon (blood bank) and George Crum (potato chips) and their work will become familiar to our audience.

Living Waters Dance Ministry members, Damali Cooper and Jessica Leclere; guest spoken word artist, Leah James; and soloist Urshelle Luong will perform. James C. Powell will deliver a sermon.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Development at 212.625.0500, extension 6136.

<<PREV    HOME    NEXT>>

Recent Posts Homepage