Express Yaself: Presented by S.A.S.I.


Time: 7 pm location: Knight Spot

An expo of student expression: Poetry, dance, visual art, skit, rap and singing, all centered around social justice. Please join us for this informative and interactive experience.


Hip Hop Group: The Legendary Cyphers

Monday March 2

Time: 7 pm Location: CU Ballroom

Every Friday from 8pm- Midnight, Union Square Park comes alive with beats and rhymes as rappers take turns exchanging lyrics back and forth. Legendary Cyphers  began in August 2013, and has quickly become one of New York's most beloved Hip Hop phenoms. Come check 'em out!


Frank Waln and Sampson Brothers

Wednesday, March 4

Time: 5:00pm Location: Knight Spot

Frank Waln, Sicangu Lakota, is a rising rap artist who was featured in the November 2014 episode of MTV’s Rebel Music series.   Waln raises awareness about issues affecting indigenous communities. He is a recent graduate of Columbia College and past Gates Millennium scholarship recipient.

Waln and Sampson Brothers also promote the belief that students should be true to themselves and to pursue what they are most passionate about even in the face of adversity. 

Sponsored by:  the Division of Studen & Campus Life, Center for Community, Office of Multicultural Programs, Office of New Student Programs, Black Student Union, Students Against Social Injustice, ACE and SA





Photos from the Hip Hop Symposium 2012