Black History Month


A Queen's Journal Lifestyle Special Project

Voices

During Black History Month, other communities of colour can join in solidarity

Ending racism between all communities of colour requires recognizing it exists

Posted on February 16th, 2017

Voices

Being under the magnifying glass

Posted on February 16th, 2017

Culture

Unveiling history

Delving into Canada’s first all-black battalion

Posted on February 16th, 2017





Alumni

Robert Sutherland’s lasting legacy

Posted on February 26th, 2016


Culture

A step into African culture

A dance workshop teaches more than just smooth moves

Posted on February 11th, 2016

Students

Kasa-vubu a versatile talent

When committing to Queen’s, Geneviève Kasa-vubu admitted that the university’s lack of diversity made her hesitate.

Posted on February 9th, 2016

Culture

Jamaican coconut bread

Black History Month serves as a reminder of the importance of appreciating and exploring other cultures — and honestly, there’s nothing that brings people together quite like food.

Posted on February 2th, 2016

Voices

The importance of Black History Month

Earlier this year, I experienced possibly the most awkward first date of my life.

Posted on February 9th, 2016

Alumni

Alumni first female electoral commissioner of Ghana

This summer, Charlotte Osei, LLM’95, was sworn in as the first female chair of the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana.

Posted on February 2nd, 2016

Students

A one-woman show

Ruth Oketch has the kind of infectious smile that makes it almost impossible not to smile back.

Posted on February 2nd, 2016