Saturday, February 3, 2024
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Mompou Tapas Bar and Restaurant
77 Ferry Street
Newark, NJ 07105
Duke Black Alumni
This year's DukeNJ and DukeNY joint partnership offers a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and meet new ones.
There will be ample social time to socialize while enjoying tapas, desserts, and wine & sangria.
Shavar D. Jeffries, Duke alumnus ('96) and CEO of the KIPP Foundation, will also be present as guest speaker.
KIPP is a national network of tuition-free public schools educating 120,000 students in grades Prek-12 across 21 states and Washington, DC.
Mr. Jeffries, who was awarded the Beyond Duke Award for Outstanding Service to Society, has been an advocate for social justice and educational equity for more than two decades.
Capacity is limited, so it is encouraged you register right away!
Refund policy for this event: Refunds will be provided for cancellations made up to 5 business days before the date of the event. Please expect this amount to post on your credit card statement in about 10 business days. More information on the Event Refund Policy.
Registrants will be given an opportunity to submit questions for the speaker during registration.
NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month
Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.