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Celebrate advances in African-American history

» By Meaghan Malone

Staff Writer

To help celebrate Black History Month, the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center at APSU has formed a list of activities throughout February. Also, the APSU cafeteria served “soul food” from February 2-8. Some of the food served throughout the week included fried catfish, sweet potato fries, turnip greens, fried okra, barbecued chicken and country steak.

“The food served this week was delicious,” said Kenny Hanley, a sophomore computer science major. “I really liked that they chose to honor a unique culture that is sometimes overlooked or taken for granted.”

Events hosted by the WNDAAC for Black History Month include

Wednesday, Feb. 12: Diabetes Awareness Fair and Civil Rights Speech Reenactment Competition

Thursday, Feb. 13: Cumbia Lecture and Dance

Wednesday, Feb. 19: Spoken Word

Thursday, Feb. 20: “Fail Forward” Art Recognition

Tuesday, Feb. 25: Peay Soup with Southern Word. TAS

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