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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1993 - Student Life. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 28, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19121/show/18905.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1993 - Student Life. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19121/show/18905

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Title Houstonian 1993
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  • University of Houston
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Transcript Activities Expose Students to African-American Culture freshman, agree. "That is so true," she said, "Every day on the news, color lines are clearly drawn before the stories even begin." The controversial Sister Souljah gave a speech entitled "A Push for Unity". Souljah has been called everything from a racist to a revolutionary. Whatever one might a widely respected author and researcher, spoke at the University Hilton. Sertima has done a lot of work on early African contributions to the world and particularly to North America. The Towers Hall Council presented the play It's Up to You ! The play focused on the subtle but ever-present racism in corporate In celebration of their twenty-seventh anniversary, Good News Gospel Choir members sing call her, Souljah's message struck a chord with some African American students on campus. She warned that slavery, physical and mental, still exists in some forms in the U.S. and admonished African-American youth to be equipped to fight it. Other events featuring more scholatic performers went on during the month, including speakers, a gospel choir, a park jam and step show. Mauri'Saalakhan, chairman of the Islamic Da'wah Committee of Mujahideen, shared his poetry and his thoughts on African American issues with Dr. Alexander Brown's Introduction to African-American Studies class. Later, he gave a short speech in the World Affairs Lounge. Ivan Van Sertima, 20*%+Student Life America. As the month came to a close, it was the fervent hope of the many coordinators and participators that people on campus learned something more about African-American history. "T think they did," commented sophomore, Stefanie Gardiner. "They didn't have a choice," Gardiner added, "Information was everywhere; I couldn't move without being handed a flier or seeing notices." Lisa Carter, also a freshman, said, "I think it was like that for everybody. At least, I hope it was." -LaGuana Kachet'Gray Controversial Sister Souljah gave her opinion of race relations in America during African-American History Month at UH on one of her many university lecture tours. Photo by Tony Bullard. concert given in honor of\ God. Photo by Tony Bullard Before entering Sister Souljahs lecture, students were asked to pass through a metal detector for safety. Her lecture was attended by students of all ethnic backgrounds. Photo by Tony Bullard. African -American History Month 21