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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Labor Center, Room 304
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199