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April 1, 2021

AAAS faculty Adélékè Adéẹ̀kọ́ and Kwaku Korang were awarded a $50,000 Community Engagement Grant from the Global Arts & Humanities Discovery Theme for their project "Being Black/Becoming Black…

March 30, 2021

Simone C. Drake recently received a 2021 University Outreach and Engagement Award, which are given to  members of the university "for outstanding achievement in producing engaged scholarship and…

March 26, 2021

Read the full story here: https://www.thelantern.com/2021/03/african-american-and-african-studies-faculty-call-for-increased-support-following-five-year-instructor-decrease/

March 1, 2021

If you were unable to attend the webinar with Professor Adélékè Adéẹ̀kọ́ in person on December 9, 2020, a video of the talk and Q&A session is now available for viewing.

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Humanities Distinguished Professor & Department Interim Chair
Townsand Price-Spratlen
Associate Professor (Department of Sociology)