DC Students Celebrate Black History Month

January 29, 2013


DEFIANCE, Ohio - Defiance College’s Black Action Student Association (BASA) will perform a production called “Remembering Our Roots, Lest We Forget” for Black History Month. The event will be a combination of dance, poetry and drama in remembrance of historical figures in black history, the Civil Rights Movement and international political figures.

The production will be held Thursday, Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. in Schomburg Auditorium. There will be a reception immediately following the show.

The presentation is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the Office of Intercultural Relations at 419-783-2362 or by emailing mclay@defiance.edu.

Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The college website is www.defiance.edu.