WMU News

WMU events mark Black History Month

February 9, 1999

KALAMAZOO -- Activities including a minority health fair and an examination of the role of modern gospel music are among events set to mark the February observance of Black History Month at Western Michigan University.

The following events are among activities sponsored by the University's Division of Minority Affairs in concert with other campus units. A number of other guest speakers and artists scheduled for February appearances also will focus on Black history and culture.

For more information about Black History Month events, person should contact Sherrie Fuller in WMU's Division of Minority Affairs at 616 387-4785. For information on the gospel music festival, contact the Black Americana Studies Program office at 616 387-2665.

Media contact: Cheryl Roland, 616 387-8400, cheryl.roland@wmich.edu

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