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Celebration of Black Excellence

Hosted by the Black History Month Programming Committee, this occasion will take place on February 18, 2019 at 6pm, in the Frieson Black Cultural Center.

We will be hosting this celebratory event to honor the culture, legacy, and accomplishments of African Americans. On that evening, our keynote speaker will be Mr. Theotis Robinson III, the first African American undergraduate student to be admitted to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, along with a Q&A session. Performances and short orations from members of our Volunteer family will also be given.

Light refreshments will be served. Please use the link below to RSVP for this occasion.

Monday, February 18, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Frieson Black Cultural Center, Multipurpose Room
1800 Melrose Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996

Event Type

Ceremonies & Special Events


Diversity & Inclusion


Current Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni


Black History Month


Multicultural Student Life

Contact Name

Tanisha Jenkins

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