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    Visual Arts
    MAN, IMAGE, IDEA:  PHOTOGRAPHS OF MEN FROM  THE MARK RICE COLLECTION August 30 – December 12 Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery The Mark Rice Collection is comprised of more than 80 photographs...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 11:04 AM
  • Africana Studies Welcome Reception

    The Department of Africana Studies
                             You are invited to                     The Department of Africana Studies                        Welcome Reception                  Wednesday, September 13, 2017  ...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 10:21 AM
  • (CCG) upcoming Women of Color Conference

    October 6-8, 2017 in Detroit, MI
    Women of Color Conference along to your students. Let me know if you have any students who would be interested in attending. Transportation would be on their own. This year, we will not charter a...
    Posted: August 29, 2017 9:05 AM
  • Dr. Chuku Receives Ali Mazrui Award for Research Excellence

    2017 TOFAC International Conference, Ondo, Nigeria, July 3-5
    Gloria Chuku received the distinguished Ali Mazrui Award for Scholarship and Research Excellence at the 2017 Toyin Falola Annual Conference on Africa and the African Diaspora. The award was...
    Posted: August 25, 2017 12:28 AM
  • Dr. Chuku Publishes Book Chapter on Nigeria-Biafra War

    Gloria Chuku's chapter "Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War" has been published in Postcolonial Conflict and the Question of Genocide: The Nigeria-Biafra War, 1967-1970, edited by A. Dirk Moses and...
    Posted: August 25, 2017 12:04 AM
  • Dr. Chuku Interviewed on Maryland Humanities Podcast

    June 7, 2017
    On June 7, Gloria Chuku was interviewed on the Maryland Humanities Connection Podcast. Hear her speak about "African Women and Political Participation" at
    Posted: August 24, 2017 11:58 PM
  • Dr. Chuku Speaks at "Remembering Biafra" Conference

    George Washington University, Washington, DC, April 20-21
    Gloria Chuku was an Invited Conference speaker at the "Remembering Biafra: History, Memory, and the Legacy of the Nigerian Civil War" International Conference at George Washington University in...
    Posted: August 24, 2017 11:50 PM
  • Faculty & Staff Parking Permit Fees for 2017-2018

    Parking Permits 2017-2018
    Faculty/Staff Parking Permit Fees for 2017/2018 To support the increasing cost associated with operating, maintaining, and improving the parking facilities on campus, UMBC faculty and staff...
    Posted: August 7, 2017 1:46 PM
  • Summer Course! AFST 213/MLL 210

    Africa: Culture and Development (5/30-6/23)
    Interested in learning about African cultural diversity; kinship and descent groups; marriage institution; gender and household dynamics; rites of passage and socialization; food and culinary...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 12:51 PM

    Summer 2017 registration is now open!
    AFST 100 - Introduction to The Black Experience Section: 01-LEC (2486) Session: Twelve Wk Days/Times: We 6:00pm - 9:10pm Instructor: Karen Sutton Status: Open AFST 213 - Africa: Culture...
    Posted: May 10, 2017 1:34 PM