Recognizing the Contributions of African Americans to NC State

Black History Month

Every February, NC State proudly celebrates African Americans for their immense contributions — especially those who have contributed to the university’s history. You can read about African Americans who have played a vital role at NC State by following an extensive timeline on the NC State University Libraries website. Below we profile two of the Read More »

Celebrating Our Heroes

Black History Month Heroes

This month is all about celebrating Black heroes. The lives and contributions of many of those heroes — U.S. Rep. John Lewis, journalist Ida B. Wells, astronaut Mae Jemison and civil rights leader Medgar Evers — are chronicled in books and movies. We also celebrate another group of Black heroes each February. Many of those Read More »

Black History Month Events

Black History Month Events

Throughout February, NC State is recognizing Black History Month. Below is a list of Black History Month-related events. RELATED NEWS Recognizing the Contributions of African Americans to NC State Celebrating Our Heroes Honoring Black Student Advocates