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Got Knowledge? ALOT!
September 28, 2011

Africana Studies is proud to present our first student chartered organization: Africana Leadership Opportunity Team (ALOT). ALOT focuses on three core strengths to achieving academic excellence: lead…


Africana Studies celebrates Hispano Heritage Month
October 10, 2011

Less than 5 percent of the 11.5 million Africans wrenched into slavery ended up in the United States.  As America celebrates Hispano Heritage Month, Africana Studies wanted all to reflect on…

Loss of Three Great Americans
October 6, 2011

The world lost three great people yesterday, October 5, 2011.

 Reverend Fred Shuttleworth: was a U.S. civil rights activist who led the fight against segregation and other forms of racism as a mi…

AFST Majors and Minors Open House
October 3, 2011

Are you interested in majoring in Africana Studies? Maybe a minor? Come by our open house to find out! Friday, November 4th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. We are located in Mesa Vista Hall, room 4023.&#…