Welcome to the African American Cultural Center at NC State

The African American Cultural Center promotes awareness of and appreciation for African American and other African descent experiences through activities and events that enhance academic excellence and strengthen cultural competence for the campus and surrounding communities.

Located on NC State’s campus in the only building named for an African American, the Cultural Center has been a presence on campus since its formation. We welcome you to attend our programs and events, as highlighted below, and to visit the Art Gallery and Library in Witherspoon Center!

Open Now: “Any City, AMERICA” Art Gallery Exhibition

Please join the African American Cultural Center for its fall gallery opening of an exhibition of recent works by J. Stacy Utley. The African American Cultural Center will host a gallery opening in the second floor Art Gallery in Witherspoon Student Center on Monday,... read more

November 20: Red, White and Black Walk

Please join us for the Red, White, and Black Walk on Thursday, November 20, 2014 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m., beginning behind Holladay Hall. The Walk, a joint project of the African American Cultural Center and NCSU Libraries has become an NC State tradition. Toni... read more

January 12, 2015: MLK Commemoration

On Monday, January 12, 2015 at 6:00pm, the African American Cultural Center commemorates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We have a very special guest speaker planned for this year’s celebration, to be announced soon. Join us in State Ballroom in the Talley... read more

Any City, AMERICA Gallery Opening

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Brown v. Board of Education 60th Anniversary Panel

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Harambee 2014 Beginning of Year Celebration

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