Black History Mobile Museum Comes to Skyline College

On Monday, March 14, the Black History Mobile Museum curated by Dr. Khalid el-Hakim will be making a stop at Skyline College as part of its nationwide traveling tour of over 100 colleges and universities. The CIPHER* Hip Hop Learning Community is hosting this event as part of their 15th Annual Rock The School Bells Hip Hop event series.

The exhibit of over 10,000 artifacts of Black memorabilia dating from the trans-Atlantic slave trade era to Hip Hop culture will be on display for viewing from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Farallon Room, Building 12 (Environmental Science).

Dr. el-Hakim will also be doing a presentation about the development and contents of the exhibit from 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

To participate in this event, please register online at bit.ly/blackhistorymobilemuseum or scan the QR code on the flyer. In-person registration on the day of the event will also be available.

 

Black History Mobile Museum Exhibit and Presentation by Dr. Khalid el-Hakim

DATE: Monday, March 14, 2022

EXHIBIT TIME: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

PRESENTATION TIME: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

VENUE: The Farallon Room, Building 12

 

This event is organized in collaboration with Student Equity & Support Programs, the Center for Student Life and Leadership, TRiO, ASTEP/Umoja, Skyline College Outreach, and the Equity Institute.

*CIPHER stands for Center for Innovative Practices through Hip Hop Education & Research

Article by Nate Nevado

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