2012 Event Archives

Black History Month Documentary Series 2012

2/28/2012 - Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind - Facilitator Shabaka Ture, African United Front (All - African People’s Revolutionary Party, African Roots and Heritage Foundation, Living Legends)

2/21/2012 - Fundi: Ella Baker - Facilitator Dr. Tiyi Morris, Assistant Professor of African American
and African Studies at The Ohio State University at Newark

2/14/2012 - The Legacy of Julius Nyerere - Facilitator Dr. Lupenga Mphande, Associate Professor, Department of African American and African Studies, The Ohio State University

2/7/2012 - Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution - Facilitator Minister Donell Muhammad, Mosque 43

Lecture Series

11/08/2012 - Dr. Chenelle A. Jones - Assistant Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Ohio Dominican University - An Exploratory Analysis of Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC) in Ohio

11/01/2012 - The State of Black Leadership in Columbus panelists: Mrs. Ann Boston Walker, Minister Donell Muhammad, Rev. Joel King, Dr. Linda James Myers

Senior Citizen Matinee

9/11/2012 - Red Tails

8/21/2012 - Night Catches Us

7/17/2012 - Ghost Protocol

06/05/2012 - The Adjustment Bureau

05/15/2012 - Law Abiding Citizen

04/17/2012 - The Help

Veterans Day Salute

11/09/2012 - The Seventh Annual Veterans Day Salute - Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Era Veterans, Keynote Speaker - Dr. Bruce Tyler, Associate Professor of History, University of Louisville

Enemies of the State

10/2/2012 - Enemies of the State: An Evening with Members of the Us Organization - Dr. C.R.D. Halisi, James Mtume

The Annual Marcus Garvey Celebration

8/25/2012 - The Sixth Annual Marcus Garvey Celebration Theme: Honor Garvey - Organize, Organize, Organize!

The Annual History of Black Columbus Conference

06/02/2012 - The Ninth Annual History of Black Columbus Conference - Theme: Rev. James Poindexter, Poindexter Village and the importance of legacy preservation, Keynote Speaker - Dr. Derek S. Hyra, Associate Porfessor of Urban Affairs and Planning, Virginia Tech

The Ray Miller Institute for Change and Leadership

06/08/2012 - Cycle 11 Graduation Ceremony - Keynote Speaker - Adam K. Troy, CEO & President, Troy Enterprises

Alumni Association, The Ray Miller Institute for Change and Leadership

04/28/2012 - Leadership Saturdays- Theme: Black Leadership in a time of Moral and Economic Crisis - Keynote Speaker: Dr. Floyd W. Hayes III, Senior Lecturer in Africana Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Panelists: Michelle Mills - City Council, Jerry Saunders - Africentric Personal Development Shop, Allen Huff - Neighborhood House, Inc., John B. Williams - Council of Elders

02/18/2012 - Leadership Saturdays - Theme: Economic Empowerment: Money Comes, Money Grows Panelists - Jerome Jones: ECDI, Tonya Wilson: SBDC, John Delia: JSD Holdings

01/26/2012 - Partners Achieving Community Transformation (PACT) Empowering a Community or a case of Smoke and Mirrors? In Partnership with: Council of Elders, African History in America Collective, The Neighborhood House, Mount Vernon District Improvement Association, All - African People’s Revolutionary Party

Annual African Affairs Symposium

10/27/2012 - Sixth Annual African Affairs Symposium - Theme: Problems and Solutions for African Development in the 21st Century: Mauritania, Somalia, and the Role of the African Diaspora, Keynote Speakers - Mansour Kane, Mauritania, Mohamoud Ali, Somalia, Turwanire Mandle, Diaspora