In April 2012, the Legion of Black Collegians will be “REDEFINING BLACK LOVE” during its annual Black Love Week:April 15: REDEFINING SOUL FOOD-Soul Food Dinner
-Speaker: Christine Sturns
-Location: BCC, 1:30PM
-Enjoy an exquiste meal featuring soul food favorites and learn the different meal options avialable for healthy African-American diets.
April 16: REDEFINING INTERNATIONAL LOVE- KONY 2012
-Location: Reynolds Ballroom, 6PM
-Discuss the recent KONY 2012 campaign and find out how you can stay involved and redefine international love with domestic action!
-(Co-Programming with the Mizzou Chapter of Invisible Children)
April 17: REDEFINING RELATIONSHIPS- Love is Not An STD
-(Co- Programming with BPC)
-Speaker: Devin T. Robinson
-Location: Bengal Lair, 7PM
-Discussion led by national stage playwright Devin T. Robinson focusing on contemporary misconceptions between love and sex.
April 18: REDEFINING GENDER- Women’s Betterment Forum
-(Co-Programming with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.)
-Location: Women’s Center, 7PM
-Forum intended to empower and help women improve themselves.
April 18: REDEFINING GENDER- Men’s Betterment Forum
-(Co-Programming with MBMI)
-“Real thugs don’t go to college ”
-Speaker: Clyde Ruffin
-Location: Memorial Union South, Rm. 203, 7PM
-Forum intended to empower and help men improve themselves.
April 19: REDEFINING LOVE- Is Love Now What It Was then?
-Speaker: Middleton’s and Langley’s
-Location: Chambers Auditorium, 7PM
-Discussion led by some of Mizzou’s black couples, comparing today’s concept of love to past customs.
April 20: REDEFINING OUR FUTURE- Impacting the Youth, Building our Futures
-(Co-Programming with iGUIDE)
-Location: Hickman High School, 2:45PM
-Community Service: Field Day with Hickman High School Students
April 21: REDEFINING COMMUNITY- Picnic
-(Co-Programming with Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.)
-Location: Cosmo-Bethel Park, 12PM
-Enjoy a fun, sunny day at the park with LBC and fellow Mizzou students, and of course FREE FOOD.