Black History Month Flyer 2016MEDIA CALENDAR ADVISORY


Chaminade University presents its annual Black History Month and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 4 p.m., in the Mystical Rose Oratory on campus, 3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816.  Free and open to the public, the event features Chaminade English professor and poet, Allison E. (Francis) Paynter, PhD, the Hawaii Vocal Arts Ensemble and the Chaminade University Chorus.  The music will feature August Wilson Celebration: Men of Chain Gang, spirituals, gospel and poetry. Music director is Chaminade music professor, Timothy Carney, PhD. 

Celebrating 60 years of educating students for life, service and successful careers, Chaminade University is a Catholic/ Marianist university offering programs of study grounded in the liberal arts with day, evening, online and accelerated courses. A Native Hawaiian serving institution, Chaminade is located at 3140 Waialae Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816.  For more information, visit the Chaminade Web site at or call (808) 735-4711. ###

HONOLULU—February 12, 2016
Kapono Ryan
Office: (808)735-4797