Celebrating Black Excellence Dinner


Location: Smith Ballroom, Morris Inn

Featuring a keynote address by Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP

Join Notre Dame Student Government for a dinner celebrating Black excellence in all aspects of Notre Dame campus life. Attendees should wear formal attire (black tie option) and the event will be catered by the Morris Inn.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., but Rohr's and Morris Inn seating areas will be open prior to this time. There will be a coat check available for those needing this service.

The dinner will include a buffet-style dinner, a keynote address from Derrick Johnson, and recognition of outstanding Black students, staff, and faculty at Notre Dame.

RSVPs for the dinner have currently reached capacity. If you would like to join the waitlist to attend, plase click here »

This event is co-sponsored by Notre Dame organizations including the AnBryce Scholars Initiative, the Balfour-Hesburgh Scholars Program, the Black Students Association, the Department of Africana Studies, the Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement, Human Resources D&I, the Institute for Race and Resilience, the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, Mendoza College of Business D&I, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), the Notre Dame Scholars Program, the Office of Institutional Transformation, Show Some Skin, and theTransformational Leaders Program.