Savannah Technical College celebrates Black History Month

NEW EVENT ADDED Storyteller J’miah Nbawi Feb 22 1 PM

SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College announces the following schedule of activities on the Savannah and Effingham Campuses to commemorate Black History Month. Sponsored by the Student Activity Council, unless noted, all events are free and open to the public. Some venues may have limited seating. Liberty Campus events will be announced next week.

SAVANNAH CAMPUS 5717 White Bluff Road, Savannah

The McIntosh Shouters                                          February 1    5 PM                 Eckburg Auditorium

SANKOFA African American Museum on Wheels    February 3  10 AM – 7 PM     Eckburg Auditorium

Storyteller J’miah Nbawi                                          February 22 1 PM                 Eckburg Auditorium

Down Through the Years: Black History from Roots to Careers

Freedom to Be Talent Show *                                February 24 3:30 -5:30 PM    Eckburg Auditorium

*students, faculty and staff only

For information, call 912.443.5700




Black History Information Tables on display throughout the month

Focused on the contributions and historic accomplishments of individuals featured weekly


Black History Trivia throughout the month

Testing knowledge of important people and dates in African American history (prize to the student who answers the most questions correctly)


For information, call 912.754.5880

Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry.

Savannah Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit. Questions about the accreditation of Savannah Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (