News Archives


Presentations for Black History Month
January 24, 2014

The Diversity Mavens and the HSC Office of Diversity will host two presentations in February for Black History Month.  


In Celebration of African American History Month,  Dr. Paul B. …



John Lewis Celebration Concert May 3, 2014
April 14, 2014

Presented by the City of Albuquerque, South Broadway Cultural Center, and the Outpost Performance space, there will be a John Lewis Celebration Concert on May 3, 2014 at 7:30 pm at 1025 Broadway SE, A…

Dr. Kathy Powers receives several accolades
April 1, 2014

Dr. Kathy Powers has been awarded a research fellowship at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. She will spend three months in residency there working on the legacies of the Holocaus…

Dr. Stephen Bishop receives international honor
April 1, 2014

The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board selected Dr. Stephen Bishop for a 2014-2015 Fulbright United States Scholar grant to do teaching and research in Cameroon.

Also, the U.S. Department …

AFST Welcome Reception for Dr. Robert Jefferson
May 11, 2011

The Africana Studies Faculty and Staff formallly welcomes Robert Jefferson as the new director of the Africana Studies Program at the University of New Mexico. This AFST only welcome reception will ta…



Lightning Lounge November Program
November 13, 2014

We will gather at the Faculty-Staff Club from 5:30-7:00, with a cash bar and snacks provided by Academic Affairs, on November 13, and December 10.

A Black Veterans Day
November 8, 2014

Come participate in our inaugural Veterans Day program and help us honor African American veterans in the city of Albuquerque: