Welcome To The African Nova Scotian Community Calendar of Events. A list of events year-round.
If you would like to submit an event please complete the online form by clicking on the add event button and your submission will be reviewed and posted within 1 week.
- This event has passed.
The Power of Believing in Yourself: Reflections of a Rocket Scientist
February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFREE
Come join BSAC as we celebrates 30 plus years as the “Home Away from Home”
for all students of African Descent through a story line event with Dr. Renee Horton who has excelled in her career despite going through many obstacles in her journey. She graduated with a Ph.D. in Material Science with a concentration in Physics from the University of Alabama as the first African American to receive this degree. Dr. Horton serves as a NASA Space Launch System (SLS) Quality Engineer at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) in New Orleans. Throughout her academic career, Dr. Horton, has received numerous accolade and awards including the Black Engineer of the Year Trailblazer Award in 2011. Dr. Horton will be sharing her story of success, challenges and future aspirations to our students to encourage them in their educational journey. Join us for an evening of empowerment while celebrating BSAC’s many years supporting black student success!
Speaker: Dr. Renee Horton
Moderator: Dr. Barb Hamilton-Hinch
Entertainment: Eriana Willis-Smith, Lyris Daye and more!
Refreshments will be served
The community event calendar is a service offered by the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia. All efforts are made to ensure the information is current and up to date, however we are not responsible for errors or omissions as the information is provided by public submissions. Disclaimer