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Black History Month Celebration

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Carter Godwin Woodson roadside sign


In 1926 Carter A. Woodson pioneered the observance of Black History Week. And in 1976, President Jimmy Carter designated February as Black History Month.

Established in the 1970s, the PHSC Black History Month celebrations continue to inform and educate faculty, staff, students and the community about African-American history.  

Keynote Speaker

Dr. JoAnne StephensonDr. JoAnne Stephenson currently is a private voice instructor and teaches German and English diction, and Song Literature at the University of Central Florida. She is an active performer of soprano solo and mezzo soprano, lecturer, adjudicator and choir director.

Scheduled Events

Our Black History Month events are over for this year. Please check back later.