Lunch and Learn with Shermann “Dilla” Thomas

Join the Office of the Dean of Students and the Office of Multicultural Affairs to a Lunch and Learn with historian and social media influencer Shermann “Dilla” Thomas.

About the Presenter

Known on social media as @6figga_dilla, Shermann “Dilla” Thomas is a life-long resident of Chicago’s Auburn-Gresham neighborhood. What started as a labor of love for his 8-year-old daughter, Thomas’s TikTok videos grew into a series that focused on Chicago history, attracting thousands of followers along the way.

Event Information

  • Program will not be recorded.
  • Registration required. Open to University of Chicago Students only.
  • Seating limited; available on a first-come-first seated basis.

If you have any questions about access or to request a reasonable accommodation that will facilitate your full participation in this event such as ASL interpreting, captioned videos, Braille or electronic text, food options for individuals with dietary restrictions, etc. please contact the event organizer.