Black History Month Special Program

Feb. 13, 2019
Black History Month Special Program

Beginning Wednesday, February 20th at 1 PM BronxNet will air a series of special programs in honor of Black History Month. This 2-hour long special will include the following programs listed below.

Black History Month Celebration

Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr. invites you to celebrate Black History Month. Watch this celebration of African-American history and culture right here in our borough. 

21st Annual Thurgood Mashall Mock Trials
The 21st Annual Thurgood Marshall Mock-Trials

The Thurgood Marshall Junior Mock Trial Program celebrates their 21st annual competition within the walls of its birthplace, the Bronx County Courthouse.

20th Annual Thurgood Marshall Mock-Trials with U.S Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

U.S Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor inspired teams of middle school students as they competed in the Thurgood Marshall Junior Mock Trials in the Bronx, and BronxNet cameras were there to capture highlights. Approximately 1,000 students from 31 schools in the Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Westchester gathered at the Bronx County Courthouse to present their cases, on the 20th Anniversary of the Trials. The students were prepared for months prior to the competition, and received coaching from volunteer lawyers.

This 2-hour long special program will air on the following dates and times: