Event Calendar

For more events around the community check out the MOCH events calendar.


January 2017

Friday, January 20
Teach-In on Fascism and Authoritarianism, 2:00pm, MI 203

February 2017

Thursday, February 16
Panel discussion on "Violence and Memory: Memorializing Historical Traumas, from the Holocaust to the Jim Crow South," 6:00pm, UC River Room

Friday, February 17
Caffeine and Cake with Michele Coffey, 1:00pm, HERC
SHS Member Meeting follows at 2:00pm, HERC

Thursday, February 23
Lecture by Ibram Kendi, University of Florida, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America – winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Nonfiction, reception at 5:30pm, lecture at 6:00pm, UC Auditorium

March 2017

Friday, March 17
Pizza Talk with Cookie Woolner "'All the Single Ladies': Spinsters, Bachelor Maids, and Unmarried Women in American History," 12:45pm, MI 200

Thursday, March 23
Belle McWilliams Lecture in American History, Jeanne Theoharis, CUNY, "The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks: Challenging the Myths of Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement in the Age of Black Lives Matter," 6:00pm, UC River Room

Friday, March 31
History Award Luncheon, keynote address by Vanessa Holden, Michigan State University, 1:00pm, UC River Room

April 2017

Wednesday, April 5
GAAAH Research Symposium, "Celebrating Black Life Around the World from the Past to the Age of Social Media," UC River Room, see the CFP here

Friday, April 7
Pizza Talk with Catherine Phipps, "Animating the Past through Digital Mapping," 12:45pm, MI 309

Friday, April 21
Caffeine and Cake with Steve Stein, 1:00pm, HERC
SHS Member Meeting follows at 2:00pm, HERC