Drake University Calendar

Black History Month

Drake International is excited to promote “International Education Week 2018,” an opportunity to celebrate Drake’s global engagement and international programs. Global and intercultural learning is a key objective of Drake’s Continuous Improvement Plan, supporting our mission of responsible global citizenship. Join in the fun this week and discover more about who Drake is as a global institution. An exciting feature will be hosting visitors from several of Drake's international parter universities! Click on each event below for more details. We hope to see you there!

All Events

Free Movie Friday: BlacKkKlansman

More about BlacKkKlansman: Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku...

Free Movie Friday - Marshall

Young Thurgood Marshall faces one of his greatest challenges while working as a lawyer for the NAACP. Marshall travels to conservative Connecticut when...

Super Bowl Kickback

In celebration of Super Bowl LIII we will have a kickback to watch the game. There will be food and snacks. The event will be in the BCC and starts at 4:30...

Black on Black

Black on Black is an annual banquet put on by the Coalition of Black Students in celebration of Black History Month. This years banquet will feature a...

Free Movie Friday - Stomp the Yard

After his brother's death, a troubled but gifted street dancer enrolls in Atlanta's Truth University. As he tries to concentrate on his studies and woo a...

Hubbell Lunch

The Coalition of Black Students is taking over Hubbell! Come to Hubbell for lunch on February 12th, to get some of your favorite traditional black meals.

Family Feud

As a part of our Black History Month Events, the Coalition of Black Students is presenting an evening of family feud. Choose your best team of 5 and compete...

New Freezer Challenge

We've all seen it, now it's time to be a part of one! Join us in Helmick Commons TOMORROW at 12:15 p.m. to be a part of CBS's New Freezer Challenge! See you...

Mama's Cookin'

In celebration of Black History Month, The Coalition of Black Students will be hosting the annual Mama's Cookin' event. Join us at the Black Cultural Center...