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You're Invited to Celebrate with Us

The University of Michigan invites you to join us for a virtual evening featuring the University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library’s African American Student Project, musical performance, and a panel of African American alumni who will share their lived experiences at the University.

Thursday, October 12, 2023




The African American Student Project honors the history of thousands of African American students and their enduring legacy at the University of Michigan. 



  • Charles H. Wright Museum President Neil A. Barclay
  • U-M President Santa J. Ono
  • U-M Alumni Association Acting President and CEO Ayanna McConnell


Register Here

If you are not able to attend day-of, this event is being recorded and a replay will be made available.

Questions? Please contact Bryan Weiss at or call 510-508-1058.