Black Excellence: Connect with Black leaders in the political sphere

Friday, February 23, 2024 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

The University of Waterloo Young Liberals, BASE & UWASA invite you to a significant celebration of Black History Month, highlighting Black excellence in politics. This empowering event, hosted in collaboration with the Black Association of Student Expression and the University of Waterloo African Student Union, promises to be an evening of inspiration, dialogue, and community engagement.

The event is honoured to welcome:

MP Arielle Kayabaga 
MPP Andrea Hazell 
Regional Councillor Colleen James 

These esteemed Black elected officials will share their impactful journeys, providing insight into their political experiences and inspiring the next generation of leaders.

Why attend?

Learn from Leaders: Gain insights from the experiences of Black politicians and their paths to success.

Voice Your Thoughts: Engage in meaningful discussions on political practices affecting the Black community.

Connect with Peers: Meet like-minded individuals passionate about fostering change.

Enjoy Good Food: Savor delicious meals to all attendees, ensuring a fulfilling experience.

Let's come together to celebrate, learn, and discuss how we can collectively contribute to a brighter future.