black history month

Black Economic Presence & Mobility in Sin City

Black Economic Presence & Mobility in Sin City Join us for this third event in our Obsidian & Neon Black History Month Speaker Series as we explore Black economic presence in our city – moderated by CEO of Sumnu Marketing, Shaundell Newsome. More than 150 years after Emancipation, the wealth gap persists. Black households possess […]

Black Art: Mission or Expression

Black Art: Mission or Expression Please join us for this event, our second in our Obsidian & Neon Black History Month Speaker Series as we explore the role of Black Art.  Our team will inspire and spark discussion: Facilitator: Brent Holmes, a multi-disciplinary artist and Graphic Designer at KPNR Panelists: – Kim Russell, Education Program Manager, […]

Social Justice: Making it Plain, Making it Right

Social Justice: Making it Plain, Making it Right Please join us for our first event of the Obsidian & Neon Speaker Series in recognition of Black History Month as we explore the aspects of social injustice, moderated and curated by Judge Karen Bennett-Haron. Blacks represent 12% of the U.S. adult population but 33% of the […]