​Welcome to the department of

africana studies



Juneteenth 2022

UD Professor Earl Smith discusses the holiday’s significance and its future in American culture

New Ratledge Professor

W.O. Maloba appointed to named position in Africana studies and history

Mangone Young Scholars

Stellar early-career professors at UD recognized

Tiffany Barber receives museum appointment

The Delaware Contemporary appoints Tiffany Barber as the 2021-2023 curator-in-residence

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