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UC San Diego's 19th Annual Black History Month Celebration & Scholarship Awards Ceremony


  • WHEN Friday, February 26, 2021 at 4 p.m.
  • WHERE Virtual
  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free

Join us for UC San Diego’s 19th Annual Black History Month Celebration and Scholarship Awards Ceremony. This virtual celebration will feature keynote talks by Starla Lewis, Professor Emeritus and global teacher of self-love and UC San Diego Alumna Helen V. Griffith, who is Inaugural Executive Director of The Preuss School UC San Diego; as well as a live DJ performance and recognition of Black student scholars at UC San Diego. ASL Interpreters and Closed Captioning will be available.

The online celebration is free to register and attend. To register, visit

In lieu of a ticket purchase, attendees are invited to donate to the Black History Month Scholarship. To make your gift online, visit the UC San Diego Black History Month Crowdsurf page at All funds directed to the Black History Month Scholarship will go toward undergraduate scholarships, enabling talented and motivated UC San Diego students to achieve their academic and professional dreams.

This online event is part of a month-long series held at UC San Diego in celebration of Black History Month. For more information, visit

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

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