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  • Department of Human Resources Congratulates Mrs. Nottingham

    Employee of the Quarter
    Wanda Soares Nottingham, Administrative Assistant II for the Africana Studies Department, has been named UMBC’s Non-Exempt Employee of the Quarter effective April 1 thru June, 2018. Wanda began...
    Posted: May 23, 2018 5:18 PM
  • AFST Student Award Winners at the CAHSS Awards Reception

    Mariah Dailey----- for Fannie Lou Hamer Distinguished Service Award Selam Kubrom & Andrea Davis ---- for Academic Excellence (AFST Minors) Damarius Johnson ---- for Mary Akaras...
    Posted: May 1, 2018 12:44 PM
  • Africana Council Elections

    May 9 @ 12pm in Fine Arts 018
    Are you a major, minor, or student in an Africana Studies course? Do you want to join the Africana Council?  The Africana Council promotes the study of peoples of African descent by broadening...
    Posted: April 27, 2018 3:39 PM
  • AFST Presentations at URCAD!

    Tomorrow in UC 310
    Mehki Adams Super Predator  Mentor(s): Maleda Belilgne UC 310 | 2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Luwam Gebreyesus | Africana Studies  Trauma and the Invocation of Sound in Afro-diasporic Literature ...
    Posted: April 24, 2018 11:23 AM
  • Dr Belilgne Wins Woodrow Wilson Fellowship

    Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement Junior Faculty Fellowship
    DEPARTMENT OF AFRICANA STUDIES  Maleda Belilgne Wins Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement Junior Faculty Fellowship  Dr. Belilgne has been named a 2018 Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement...
    Posted: April 20, 2018 2:34 PM
  • Women & The Nigeria-Biafra War

    UMBC Hosts International Conference, May 8-9, 2018
    May 8th, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. May 9th, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Banquet of African Food and Music May 9th, 7p.m.–10 p.m. UMBC University Center Ballroom 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250 UMBC...
    Posted: April 16, 2018 10:48 PM
  • Dr. Chuku Publishes Two New Book Chapters

    “Women Entrepreneurs, Gender, Traditions, and the Negotiation of Power Relations in Colonial Nigeria,” in Entrepreneurship in Africa: A Historical Approach, edited by Moses E. Ochonu (Bloomington,...
    Posted: March 29, 2018 3:34 PM
  • UMBC Event Center Open House

    UMBC Event Center Open House Join us tomorrow, Wednesday, January 31 as we celebrate the completion of the UMBC Event Center with an Open House hosted in the new building. The Open House will...
    Posted: January 30, 2018 3:21 PM
  • Black Politics: A Conversation with Charles Robinson

    The Brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha invite you to attend a forum with guest speaker Mr. Charles Robinson, an award winning journalist and news reporter who is an expert on Black Politics in America....
    Posted: November 28, 2017 8:33 AM
  • The Department of Africana Studies

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    The Department of Africana Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County welcomes panel, paper, and poster presentations that will contribute to a better understanding of the complexity of...
    Posted: November 9, 2017 2:20 PM