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Black History Month (February 2017)

PCC Black History Month Celebration '17

In conjunction with the nation's celebration of Black History Month in February 2017, Pitt Community College's BHM theme will be "The Crisis in Black Education: Confronting the Challenges of Misconceptions."

Campus Read

"Born Bright: A Young Girl's Journey from Nothing to Something" by C. Nicole Mason

Check out a copy from the PCC Library, or purchase one at your local bookstore or online through Amazon Kindle and iTunes.


Black Light Project: Community Fine Art Exhibit and Presentation Displaying Positive Images of African-American Life

Jan. 30 - Feb. 28

Artwork on display in Craig F. Goess Student Center.

Feb. 2 — 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

A reception will take place in the Walter and Marie Williams Faculty Staff Dining Room located in the Craig F. Goess Student Center.

Feb. 16 — 6 p.m.

An Evening Presentation Showing will take place in the Craig F. Goess Student Center Multipurpose Room. The event will include an art show at 6 p.m., followed by a film at 7 p.m.

Feb. 17 — 10 a.m.

A Daytime Presentation Showing will take place in the Craig F. Goess Student Center Multipurpose Room. The event will include an art show and film at 10 a.m.


Praise, Purpose and Persistence: Historical Perspective of Gospel Music and Spoken Word and How It Relates to the African-American Community

Feb. 6 — 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Craig F. Goess Student Center Multipurpose Room)

Tilwanda Steinberg, vice president of BB&T in Greenville, will speak on persistence and reaching your goals. Lunch will be provided.


For Love of Country: Enriching the Historical Perspective of the African Diaspora Participation in the Revolutionary War

Feb. 14 — 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Craig F. Goess Student Center Multipurpose Room)

Former Greenville Mayor Edward Carter and Historian Guy Wiggins — members of the Havelock-based Isaac Carter Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution — will lead this presentation.


Campus Read Discussion

Feb. 28 — 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Raymond Reddrick Building, Room 225)

Mitch Butts, PCC Humanities and Communications coordinator, will facilitate an open discussion on this year's campus read, "Born Bright."