The Department of African American Studies is excited to announce that this year's Black History in the Making ceremony will take place on Wednesday, February 28 at 6 p.m. at the Depot (814 West Broad Street). Please considering submitting a nomination by Friday, February 16 if you know of an outstanding VCU alum who is making "Black History" professionally and/or culturally.

The Black History in the Making program was founded in 1983 by Dr. Daryl Dance, the distinguished scholar of African American and Caribbean literature who served as Program Coordinator during the 1983-84 academic year. Dr. Dance established Black History in the Making to recognize the achievements of African-American students. We will also recognize the achievements of one of our alumni during the ceremony. We hope you will join us in celebrating this year's recipients.

If you have any questions, please contact Larry Powell at wlpowell@vcu.edu or at 804-828-8194.

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