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africana studies



Professor Colette Gaiter Opens New Exhibition on Women and Design & Talks Antifascism, Revolution, and Art and Practice

Professor Colette Gaiter's work is being featured in the exhibition "DesignHer: Works by Contemporary Women Graphic Designers," open September 30 - December 12, 2021 at the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at @hollinsuniversity.

AFRA@UD Alum Receives $10K Donation

Furthering Grassroots Organizing in Wilmington, DE

AFRA@UD Alum & UD Doc Student Researches Black Girls' Resilience

Specializes in Sociocultural and Community-Based Education

Professor Julie McGee Organizes New Major Exhibition

Honors Life and Legacy of African American Art Pioneer

Haley Magwood

Candidate for the October 2020 Maryland Bar Examination

Amanda Lukoff

Co-Owner of Thorough Productions and Director of Media & Marketing at Custom Safaris

Brooklyn Hitchens

Rutgers University, Department of Sociology, PhD Program and Ralph J. Bunche Graduate Fellow

Sharon Hayes

Finance Associate

AliShah J. Watson

Program Coordinator for Educate to Innovate

Allana Cook

Social Services Specialist at Delores J. Baylor Women's Correctional Institution

Ashlee Johnson

J.D. Candidate at Wake Forest University School of Law, 2016

Kristin Rowe

Michigan State University Graduate Student and Coordinator of the Undergraduate Specialization in African American and African S

Shakir McLean

Medical Student at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University