Find black comic, art, books, games, and professionals from locals.
Video games: The Arena will host video game tournaments.
Tabletop games: Join the Dungeons and Dragons table alongside others such as Shadowrun.
Board games: Play against other attendees at games like Connect 4 and Jenga.
Grab a snack or drink while participating in presentations and workshops.
Nerdz and Hip Hop will be featuring original hip hop music and freestyle battles.
Presenter: Anthony Jones
Talent is earned not given. We are to believe that some people are born with artistic skill, you either have it or you don’t. But I’m here to dispel the myth and reveal the power of harnessing your hidden talent.
I’ve been a concept artist and art director for film and games for nearly 12 years and I’m here to prove that talent can be earned.
Presenter: Dr. Wendy Stewart
Star Trek plays an important role when we look at the history of Black Americans in television. This session will explore the role of Black Americans in the Star Trek universe and how the show has broken boundaries both on the screen and behind the camera.
Presenters: Catherine Walker and Woodrow Jackson
Like computers and technology but don't know what to do with them or how they're used in today's world? The Computer Science Department presents the limitless possibilities of technology through programmable robots.