Photo of individuals at the Black History Month celebration in 2019

Lourdes University presents the annual Black History Month Celebration

The Power Within Us: Acknowledging the Past, Recognizing the Present, Focusing on the Future

Program begins at 4:30 pm in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd.

For more information, contact Tonya Colbert, Coordinator of Multicultural Services and Director of Upward Bound at 419-824-3866 or

Free and open to the public.

Past themes have included:

2019- “The Stars Within Us: Black Excellence and the Arts”
2018- “Our Roots Run Deep”
2017- “Bridging the Gap”