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Watch: BEAD's 2022 Black History Month Luncheon

February 28, 2022

Over 100 students, faculty and professional staff attended a virtual luncheon celebrating Black History Month, hosted by Black Employees as Drexel (BEAD). A virtual talk was held with Drexel President John Fry and keynote speaker Ebony White, PhD, assistant clinical professor in the Counseling and Family Therapy Department of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and lunches were available to be picked up at the Center for Black Culture. Watch the full program above!

  • 0:00 Ahaji Schreffler, BEAD President: Welcome Remarks
  • 4:30 John A. Fry, Drexel University President: Remarks
  • 11:20 Raina Brooks, Student Vocalist: Black National Anthem
  • 17:08 Kimberly Gholston, Chief Diversity Officer: Remarks
  • 23:14 Dr. Ebony White, Assistant Clinical Professor of Counseling: Keynote Address
  • 43:03 Brent White, Assistant Teaching Professor of Music: Joy Through Music & Dance
  • 54:07 Mosope (Sope) Olusegun-Lartey, Student Writer: Poem on Joy
  • 59:12 Anjé McLish, Staff Therapist: Wellness and Joy 59:12
  • 1:13:00 Allen Riddick, BEAD Vice President: Closing Remarks