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BCPC Events

Spring 2018


MLK, Jr. Day Celebration
Featuring: DeRay McKesson
Monday, January 22nd, 7:00 p.m.
Alumni Memorial Building, Room 210

The MLK Day celebration is set to celebrate the life and contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Known for being one of the most influential Civil Rights leaders of his era, Dr. King is now celebrated on this national holiday to commemorate the impact of his work for today’s society.


African American Literature Series
Featuring: Clint Smith
Monday, February 19th, 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Memorial Building, Room 210

Legend’s Lecture Series
Featuring: Phylicia Rashad
Monday, February 26th, 7:00 p.m.
Alumni Memorial Building, Room 32

The Legend’s Lecture series strives to honor and raise public awareness of the accomplishments of an African American who has positively shaped African American culture in their lifetime.


Night of the Arts
Featuring: Aja Monet
Monday, March 26th, 6:00 p.m.
Frieson Black Cultural Center

This cultural event is designated to celebrate the arts and highlight its cultural impact within the African American college community.


Young Professional Lecture Series
Featuring: Nick Cannon
Monday, April 9th, 7:00 p.m.
Alumni Memorial Building, Room 210

The Young Professionals lecture features a young, successful, African American whose career path and community outreach serves as an inspiration to students at the University of Tennessee.

Monday, April 23rd, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Alumni Memorial Building, Room 210

CONGRATULATIONS! You have survived the semester on rocky top. Come and relieve that stress by having fun on our selection of interactive inflatables. From competitive sports games to obstacle courses. Get ready to blow off some steam!

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