Center for Black Studies

The Center for Black Studies is a place where students can go to for advisement, information to academic and professional resources and networking. This interdisciplinary unit offers credit courses, a minor in Black Studies, and various programming, event planning, and research opportunities for NIU students.

621 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

Website

niu.edu

Upcoming Events

Roots: Jamaican History, Culture , and African American Connections Informational

Come out and learn about this amazing Study Abroad trip to the beautiful island of Jamaica!

1/29, 5 PM
Roots: Jamaican History, Culture , and African American Connections Informational

Come out and learn about this amazing Study Abroad trip to the beautiful island of Jamaica!

1/30, 5 PM
Black Heritage Month Kickoff: The Dr. LaVerne Gyant Lecture Series: Yolanda King

This is the second annual Dr. LaVerne Gyant lecture series featuring Yolanda King as the speaker. She will be speaking on the topic of the exploitation of...

2/3, 6 PM
It’s a Different World: Graduate School and Research

This first of a two-part panel series, designed to educate attendees to what is next, will focus on graduate school and research. It is in collaboration with...

2/5, 6 PM
So-Full Friday: It’s the Beat that Moves Us: A Discussion of Our Musical Roots

​​​​​​Join us for a panel discussion of Black Music and its various roots within the Black community. From gospel to hip hop to American classical music.

2/7, 2 PM

Recent Events

Womanist Wednesdays

10/16/2019

Recent Activity

Center for Black Studies

Center for Black Studies posted a photo 10/6/2017