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Black History Month at the U of M, Crookston Concludes with Bishop Michael Cole and Gospel Outreach Ministry Choir on Thursday, February 26, 2009; Event at 7 p.m. in Sargeant Student Center
February 23, 2009

What: “History and Role of The Black Church” with Bishop Michael Cole and his choir from the Gospel Outreach Ministry in Grand Forks, N.D.

When: Thursday, February 26, 2009, at 7 p.m.

Contact: Eric Burgess, business instructor, 218-281-8190 (eburgess@umn.edu), Elizabeth Tollefson, assistant director of communications, 218-281-8432 (ltollefs@umn.edu)


Crookston, Minn. (February 24, 2009) – As a final celebration of Black History Month, the Black Student Association will be hosting the “History and Role of The Black Church” with Bishop Michael Cole and his choir from the Gospel Outreach Ministry in Grand Forks, N.D.  The concert will be held on Thursday, February 26, 2009, from 7- 9 p.m. in the Sargeant Student Center Northern Lights Lounge. There will be a time for open discussion and free refreshments will be served.  The event is free and open to the public. 


Today the University of Minnesota, Crookston delivers more than 25 applied-science undergraduate degree programs and 50 concentrations, including several online degrees, in agriculture; arts, humanities and social sciences; business; math, science and technology; and natural resources. To learn more, visit www.UMCrookston.edu.