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AADS Statement on Police Stereotyping and Fatal Brutality Against Unarmed Black People in the U.S.

01/16/2015

AADS Steering Committee Statement's on Police Stereotyping and Fatal Brutality Against Unarmed Black People in the U.S. Please click here for the full statement.

AADS Alumna's Documentary is a Top Ten at the African Diaspora International Film Festival

01/13/2015

AADS Graduate Certificate Alumna Angela Roe's film "Shadow of Color" (Sombra di Koló) is a top ten movie at the African Diaspora International Film Festival in New York.

AADS Director, Dr. Jean Rahier, served on Academic Committee at Universidad Andina Simón Bolivar

01/05/2015

In November 2014, Dr. Jean Muteba Rahier, the Director of AADS, was invited to serve as external member of an Academic Committee (Tribunal Académico) at the Universidad Andina Simón Bolivar (UASB) in Quito, Ecuador, that had for mission to select the first professor to occupy the only position--in any Ecuadorian university--entirely dedicated to African American Studies and Latin American Culture.

Upcoming Events

Bob Marley Symposium- Bob Marley at 70: A Critical Look at the Man, the Music and the Message

03/06/2015 07:00 PM

The Bob Marley Symposium is a celebration of Bob's life, his music and his message to the world. It will consist of three guest speakers. For more information, please click on the link.

China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants are Building a New Empire in Africa

03/18/2015 02:00 PM

Dr. Howard W. French, associate professor of Journalism, Columbia University will deliver his lecture China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants are Building a New Empire in Africa on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm at FIU's Marc Pavilion in the Modesto Maidique Campus.

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