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Celebrating Black History Month 2021

February 1 marks the beginning of Black History Month, a special time to honor Black and African American culture and achievements. We invite you to learn more about the history of Black History Month by first visiting the Library of Congress homepage for this designated month of celebration. 

After learning about the evolution of this national celebration, explore the links below for ways you can intentionally center and uplift Black voices in your life. How can you expand your celebration beyond February? Let us know on social media what resonates with you! 

For Educators

For Everyone

Art, Interviews, and More

"Maya Angelou" by Burns Library, Boston College is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0