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The American flag and the Black Lives Matter flag fly outside of the German Club, West Haven, Feb. 1, 2022.

Black Student Union hosts first campus Black Lives Matter flag raising

Mia Adduci, Student Life Editor February 8, 2022

On Feb. 1, members of the University of New Haven community gathered outside of the German Club to raise a Black Lives Matter flag for the first time in campus history. The event began with Dean of...

Sankofa Benefit Concert Raises Scholarship Money

Sankofa Benefit Concert Raises Scholarship Money

Alyssa Mick, Contributing Writer February 27, 2018

Even with the dreadful combination of rain and chill, the line for the Sankofa Benefit Concert began nearly an hour before doors opened and continued to grow long as excited students waited for entry....

Black Student Union: A welcoming haven for diversity

Leah Myers April 29, 2015

On April 22, the Black Student Union held a discussion on natural beauty from 8:30 to 10 p.m. in the Alumni Lounge. There were 23 people in attendance, some of them being organization members. Many...

Friend Zone

Brenda Bussulwa September 18, 2013

What does it mean to be a friend and when are two people more? At what point does it become a relationship? And how do you go about making it more or keeping it where it is? These were some of the questions...

The 2013 Sankofa Ball

Isaak Kifle April 10, 2013

Black and Latino Alumni Weekend (BLAW) brings together current students, alumni, faculty and staff for a weekend filled with events. However, it also brings together the various cultural Recognized Student...

Organizers Reflect on UNH’s Commemoration of Black History Month

The Charger Bulletin February 27, 2013

By Jackie Hennessey Contributing Writer The moment Cora St. Marie ’13 will hold on to from UNH’s Black History Month celebration was during the Def Poetry Jam, “My Words Are My Weapon.” While...

BSU Hosts 2nd Annual “Save A Breast” Fair

Elizabeth Field October 24, 2012

UNH’s Black Student Union hosted its second annual “Save a Breast Fair” this past Saturday, Oct. 20, in the Beckerman Rec Center. BSU partnered with many other UNH Recognized Student Organizations...

BSU Hosts Night of Dinner and Music

Brandon T. Bisceglia February 29, 2012

Live music, hot food, and students from across campus filled the German Club on Thursday for the Black Student Union’s semiannual Soulfoul dinner and performance. The dinner featured Johnny Graham...

“Smallest Freedom Fighter” Visits UNH

Miriam Correia February 15, 2012

Sheyann Christburg, the Smallest Freedom Fighter for Martin Luther King, Jr., visited UNH Wednesday, February 8 as one of the events for Black History Month.  She started out by applauding the organization...

Dr. Farrah Gray Talks About Success

Arnold Lane Jr. February 8, 2012

On Friday February 3, the Black Student Union (BSU) hosted a Motivational Speaker event in Dodd’s Auditorium featuring a keynote address by Dr. Farrah Gray. A millionaire at just 14-years-old,...

BSU Spreads Holiday Cheer

Cora St. Marie December 14, 2011

The Black Student Union hosted an off campus trip to New York City to see the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. After advertisement was made around campus through the organization’s Facebook event page...

UNH Celebrates Kwanzaa

Vanessa Estime December 7, 2011

On December 1, the Black Student Union, Caribbean Student Association, and National Society of Black Engineers hosted a Kwanzaa Celebration for the whole University of New Haven community. Despite the...

“Save a Breast” Event at UNH

Ashley Johnson November 2, 2011

To commemorate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Black Student Union (BSU) hosted a campus wide event Saturday in order to help promote both Breast Cancer Awareness and community service....

BSU: Learning From Their Past to Make a Future

Cora St. Marie March 2, 2011

The Black Student Union club (BSU) at the University of New Haven has been putting on numerous events for students to enjoy, be informed, and educated about African-American culture during Black History...

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