2013 Black History Month Opening Ceremony

On February 1, 2013, QBAS and ACSA  (African Caribbean Students’ Association)  co-hosted the 2013 Black History Month Ceremony. The ceremony featured dignitary speakers including Principal Woolf; Student Rector, Nick Francis; Queen’s University International Centre (QUIC) Director, Dr. Myles; KACC President Felix Akol; and Afro-Caribe Foundation President, Judith Brown.

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2012: Afro-Caribe Dinner-Dance Awards

Every year, the Afro-Caribe Foundation raises money to provide scholarships to graduating students of  African and Caribbean descent who are entering post-secondary studies. This year, QBAS attended the annual dinner and dance to celebrate the achievements of the Afro-Caribe Foundation. We invited the executive team of the African Caribbean Students’ Association (ACSA) to join us.
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2012 Panel Discussion Series with Firoze Manji & Shawn Brant

On Friday, September 28, 2012, QBAS partnered with  Queen’s Native Student Association (QNSA) and Queen’s Coalition against Racial & Ethnic Discrimination (QCRED)  to host Firoze Manji and Shawn Brant for the first panel of the year, titled: Canada’s role in the dispossession of Indigenous peoples and Canada’s relationship with the African Continent.

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