Voices of the Black Academy

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Voices of the Black Academy (VBA) is an organization composed of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with a mission to promote academic scholarship and critical research on Africa and the African Diaspora. VBA also seeks to promote the uplift of and activism within black communities as well as foster relationships within the Black academy.

Pillars: Academy, Advocacy, and Scholarship


  1. Brown Bags
  2. Reading Group
  3. Socials
  4. Happy Hours
  5. Community Outreach


Dues: $20/semester; includes t-shirt.

2014-2015 Executive Officers:

President, Chloe Greene

Vice President, Hannah Vidmar

Treasurer, Joshua Bates

Secretary, Trenton Edwards

For more information visit VBA's website at http://vbaosu.wixsite.com/aaas


VBA at vbaosu@gmail.com.