Busy week for Black History Month events
Also in store for the week of Feb. 13-17 at UW-Green Bay:
• Lecture: “Crossing Bok Chitto: A Story of Love and Freedom Across Cultures:” 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, Alumni Room, University Union. Lisa Poupart, associate professor of Humanistic Studies and chair of First Nations Studies, speaks about a time when Native Americans and African Americans worked together to achieve freedom and independence.
• Documentary: “Freedom Riders:” 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, Phoenix Room. (Details in previous item.)
• Panel Discussion: African Americans and Sports 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, Christie Theatre, University Union. Current and former athletes, sports administrators and managers, along with writers, historians and members of the public will discuss views on playing, leaving and watching sports.
• Soul Food Dinner: 4-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, Mauthe Center. Catered by Art and Soul Café and featuring guest speaker and UW-Green Bay men’s basketball Coach Brian Wardle, this event will feature traditional soul food selections. Tickets are $5 for UW-Green Bay students and $10 for faculty, staff and community members.