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Hewan Girma

AADS professor wins prestigious Career Enhancement Fellowship

May 28, 2021

Dr. Hewan Girma, a professor of African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) at UNC Greensboro, has received a prestigious […]


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Class of 2021: Meet our Tassel-Turner

May 5, 2021

During the College of Arts & Sciences Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 7, Maria Esch led the class of 2021 […]


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Dr. Omar Ali bestowed high honor by French government

March 10, 2021

In March, historian Dr. Omar Ali was named Knight in the Order of the Academic Palms (Chevalier dans l’Ordre des […]


Lineup, theme announced for annual CACE Conference: ‘The Year of the Black Woman’

January 27, 2021

UNC Greensboro’s African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) program invites students, faculty, staff, and community members to its annual […]


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UNCG launches effort to document local Black Lives Matter protests

July 23, 2020

On May 25, an unarmed George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer. The horrific video of Floyd’s death […]


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Allyship and sustaining systemic change: Another call to action

July 13, 2020

Dr. Cerise L. Glenn, associate professor of Communication Studies and outgoing director of the African American and African Diaspora Studies […]


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AADS to host community read of ‘Silver Sparrow’

June 22, 2020

The African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) program at UNC Greensboro received a $15,000 Big Read grant from the […]


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Q&A with professors of African American and African Diaspora Studies

June 9, 2020

By now the names George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have been spoken, chanted, and reprinted countless times after […]


Omar Ali, Cerise Glen, and Rebecca Muich

Conference explores Blackness, connections, collaborations

February 12, 2020

Read more about the Conference on African American and African Diasporic Cultures and Experiences (CACE): https://news.uncg.edu/conference-explores-blackness/