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38th Black History Month Kickoff Brunch
December 9, 2022


Speaker, Adolph Reed Jr. is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He has taught at Howard, Yale, and Northwestern Universities, the University of Illinois at Chica…

Kirsten Pai Buick new chair of Africana Studies
February 9, 2022


With new chair Kirsten Pai Buick at the helm, the Africana Studies program at The University of New Mexico is looking forward to a major leap this year.

Buick, who is also a professor of Art History, …

Beth Glenn Featured on UNM Proud
February 18, 2020


Beth Glenn is featured on UNM Proud, a project from The University of New Mexico that showcases students, staff, faculty, and alumni, all of whom make the community unique. Beth Glenn is the Adm…

The Inaugural Southwest Conference on Black Studies
December 2, 2019


The Africana Studies Program at The University of New Mexico has entered its 50th year. In homage to the discipline, our practitioners, and supporters, we will host the Inaugural Southwest Conference …