Black History Month: A quiz

February 08, 2018

The following quiz draws information from the article on Black History Month that was published on Feb. 1 in UNMC Today.

Please submit answers to the quiz here.

Two respondents who answer all four questions correctly will be chosen at random to receive meal vouchers for the Nebraska or Clarkson Cafes, which will be serving soul food on Feb. 13.

Answers must be received by 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9.

The correct answers will be published in UNMC Today on Feb. 19.


  • Who is considered the founder of Black History Month?
  • What year was the first recognition of black history held and for how long?
  • When did Black History Month become a national observance?
  • Who was president at the time?


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