Celebrating Black History Month at Felician University

Felician University welcomes you to join us this week in celebration of Black History

Month. This year, we are happy to announce that we will be screening various films and a

documentary, as well as hosting Michael Ajagbe as a guest speaker.

Mr. Ajagbe, who will be speaking at Felician on February 11 th , has worked with many

different demographics within social work settings. He is currently working at Rutgers

University, overseeing the Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor training. Mr. Ajagbe has

committed himself to providing therapeutic services that are both creative and culturally

competent. Helping others in their journey toward healing and growing is a passion that he

pursues, while simultaneously promoting social justice. Join us in Ed Commons, Room 103,

at 3 P.M. to hear Michael Ajagbe speak.

Attend our screening of the documentary Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution to

learn about an important piece of American history. This award-winning documentary

highlights the rise and fall of the Black Panther Party during the 1960’s, giving insight into

the brutal reality of the day-to-day oppression that the Black community faced not all that

long ago. This documentary will be shown on February 13 th in Ed commons, Room 103, at 6


On Friday, February 15th , we will be showing films all day in Castleview to learn about,

remember, and celebrate Black History Month. Join us in this year’s celebration!