Upcoming Events

January 17 - 31, 2022
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Join us as we commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during events planned January 17th - January 31st. The theme for the 2022 Community MLK Celebration is “Why We Can't

January 20, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom

Please join in on the 2022 Community Read by reading Why We Can't Wait (1964) by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

FREE books are available at the following locations while supplies last:

January 25, 2022
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom

UVA Research Computing will host Virginia’s first Women in High-Performance Computing (VA-WHPC) program. Join them for their first event of 2022: Female research leaders of the Commonwealth sharing

January 26, 2022
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Virtual via Zoom

Conversations in Caribbean Studies Book Chat with Carmen Lamas, author of The Latino Continuum and the Nineteenth-Century Americas: Literature, Translation, and Historiography (Oxford UP, 2021)

January 27, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom

Please join us for the virtual Keynote Address for the 2022 Community MLK Celebration featuring Yamiche Alcindor. Alcindor will be speaking on "Black History and the Legacy of MLK: Purpose, Truth and

February 7, 2022
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Dr. Ashanté Reese presents Black Lives, White (Sugar) Empires: Notes on Confinement and Care in the Wake of the Texas Prison System. Few commodities have shaped and continue to haunt the lives of

February 11, 2022
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Paramount Theater

The University of Virginia Division for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion presents: Black History Month Concert.

The Black History Month Concert will feature the Grammy-nominated and Stellar Award

February 23, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom

A chance to hear the story of how the Lee Monument (literally) came down from Michael Spence, a Managing General Partner from Team Henry. Facilitated by J. Dontrese Brown, RPL Foundation Board Member