Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. Also known as African American History Month, the event grew out of “Negro History Week,” the brainchild of noted historian Carter G. Woodson and other prominent African Americans. Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month.

The Black History Month 2023 theme, “Black Resistance,” explores how "African Americans have resisted historic and ongoing oppression, in all forms, especially the racial terrorism of lynching, racial pogroms and police killings," since the nation's earliest days. 

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FREE lunch at the Perch for all staff and students! Join us if you can for a celebratio...


Former FRC President / football player, Jesse Williams, comes back to FRC to talk about...


"42" is a African American biographical sports film about baseball ...


Black History Month: Movie Spotlight "Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance with Somebody"

Start: Feb 24, 2023 7:00 PM End: Feb 27, 2023

Multi-Day Event

A joyous, emotional, heartbreaking celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston...

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FRC is proud of its diverse clubs and organizations. Student clubs are open to all students and provide an opportunity to pursue special interests with those who share them. FRC is always open to adding new clubs. To start a new club, please visit our ASFRC Clubs page for instructions.

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