February 2020 Black History Month events recorded by Wes White:

  • All Black Gala w/ keynote speaker Kevin Willmott, co-screenwriter (with Spike Lee) of BlackkKlansman:
  • Super Saturday w/ keynote speaker Ise Lyfe and featuring community forum:
  • 9th Annual NAACP Black History Month Program at CSUMB. Honorees: President Joe Watson (posthumous) 1944-2019; Mrs. Alice Jordan, Mrs. Paula Carter, Ms. Jeniece Smiley, Mr. Matt Murphy, and M.E.Ch.A. Hosted by Steven Goings w/ keynote Black Students United President Darchelle Burnett:
  • Learn about the Civil Rights leaders who spoke at Monterey Peninsula College and the student activists who changed the campus with pictures and articles from MPC’s Student Newspaper, El Yanqui. “King Talks Tonight on ‘Power of Non-Violence'” “Novelist James Baldwin to Visit MPC” “Dick Gregory to Speak Next Friday” “Edwards Demands Black Student Role” Sam Karas Room, Monterey Peninsula College Monterey, CA February 25, 2020