FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 01/31/96
Contact: Margie Yu, Public Affairs Assistant
PHONE: (323) 343-3047
FAX: (323) 343-6405
What & Who:
The Pan African Student Resource Center at California
State University, Los Angeles will host a month of events to commemorate 1996 African American
History Month. This year's theme is "Black to the Future."
Thursday, February 1 - Tuesday, February 27, 1996.
Kick-off celebration: Thursday, February 1, 12 noon-2 p.m.
Cal State L.A. Free Speech Area. The University is located
at the Eastern Ave. exit, San Bernardino (I-10) Fwy., at the
interchange of the 10 and 710 Fwys.
Scheduled events include a performance by The Haile I Band, seminars
and lectures, comedy, "Fashion Affairs III" fashion
show, art displays, films, and more.
Other sponsors for the event are African American History Month
Committee, S.U.P.E.R., Center for Student Life, Educational Opportunity
Program, Black Student Association, Student Affairs, Ethiopian
Student Association, Pan African Studies Department, Career Center,
Charles R. Drew Association, Black Psychology Association, International
Students, Student Housing, Associated Students Inc., University-Student
Union, and School of Arts & Letters.
Free to the public. For an events schedule or for more
information on the program, call CSLA Pan African Student Resource
Center at (323) 343-5131.