The Super Us: Affirming Black Excellence Through Our Own Heroes as Portrayed in the Arts
May
2
6:30 PM18:30

The Super Us: Affirming Black Excellence Through Our Own Heroes as Portrayed in the Arts

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Our Say – Our Way 2018 Visual Media Arts Competition
May
2
5:30 PM17:30

Our Say – Our Way 2018 Visual Media Arts Competition

Our Say – Our Way 2018 Visual Media Arts Competition

Theme:  The Mighty Me!  Expressing My Talents

Eligible Entry

Each applicant may submit one original piece of artwork produced as a painting, a drawing, a mixed media picture, a computer-generated picture, or a photograph.

Contest Recognitions

First and second place winners will be awarded in each grade category.  Each student who submits a work of art will receive a certificate of participation. First and second place winning works will be displayed on the chapter website.

How to Enter

Work must be photographed and submitted online via BROOKLYNALUMNAEDST.ORG/EVENTS-1/VISUALARTS.  It is recommended that work be shot with a point-and-shoot camera or a DSLR camera.  Camera phones are not recommended.

A completed Student Entry Form must accompany the uploaded artwork.  Additionally, a signed parental permission slip will be requested before the winning work can be posted on the chapter’s website.

Deadline for Submissions

Works must be submitted by midnight on April 30th, 2018.

Judging

The 2018 contest will be conducted exclusively online.  Beginning on May 2nd, 2018 at the May Week Program at Weeksville Heritage Center, student work will be viewed and voting will begin.  Viewing and voting will end at noon on Friday, May 4th, 2018 after which winners will be posted. 

Must sign in to Google to upload. If you do not have a Google account, you may email your file to artsandletters@brooklynalumnaedst.org.

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May Week 2018: Poetry Slam
May
2
3:30 PM15:30

May Week 2018: Poetry Slam

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Interested in participating?

  • Open to performers ages 11-20
  • Original works of poetry only
  • No profanity

Register by emailing artsandletters@brooklynalumnaedst.org


ABOUT MAY WEEK
May Week is a national program of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Since 1920, a week in May has been set aside for programs highlighting academic and professional achievements. The events emphasize the importance of higher education in the community, especially for black women.

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World AIDS Day Gathering
Dec
1
to Dec 2

World AIDS Day Gathering

  • Medgar Evers College - Founders Auditorium (map)
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Brooklyn Alumnae Chapter joins Medgar Evers College for a gathering to discuss:
- The history of AIDS
- Treatment
- HIV myths
- Where are we now? Where are we going?
- Free rapid HIV testing

Wear red to show your support!

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