Black History Month

The University of Ottawa Students’ union upholds Black History Month as a time where students can come together and witness the achievements, accomplishments and tribulations of black artists and entrepreneurs alike. The events inherent to this month are meant to not only recognize but celebrate black culture all while promoting student development and capacity building as a communal whole within this institution.

Black History Month Gala

Date/Time: 18:00, February 25, 2023


Paint night with prizes of top 3 paintings collab with Food bank and iHouse

Date/Time: 5pm, Wednesday February 15th
Location: Rise UCU 030 and Ihouse 215 or terminus
Service(s): RISE, Food Bank, iHouse

Price of entry is a non-perishable food donation

Workshop : Navigating mental health as a black youth/ young adults

Date & time: 6 pm, February 22nd
Location: TBD
Services: RISE

Paint Night; theme: Self-Compassion as an Act of Resistance

Date & time: Friday, Feb 10th from 7-8pm
Location: TBD
Services: WRC

Mental health wellness workshop with WRC and RISE

Date: February 15th 6pm

Afro connect gala

Date & time: Feb 10th, 6 – 9 pm 
Location: FSS 4007
Services: iHouse

To Celebrate the Black History Month , a Gala will be held with a lot of surprises so don’t miss it out ! 

Don’t forget to claim your free ticket on Eventbrite , the link is on the first comment!