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Summer II | 3 African American Studies Courses Online

Summer II | 3 African American Studies Courses Online

Plenty of Summer Session II courses are ready and waiting for students at Ohio University. See Summer in Athens information. African American Studies is offering three second session online summer courses: AAS 1010 African American History from 1526-1875 (2SS) This online course examines economic, demographic, social, cultural and political topics […]

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May 27, 2015 at 7:38 pmNews

Love and Hate | Spirituality, Sexuality, and Race on ‘Empire,’ April 14

Love and Hate | Spirituality, Sexuality, and Race on ‘Empire,’ April 14

The Between Love and Hate theme presents “The Devil Quotes Scripture: Intersections of Spirituality, Sexuality, and Race on Empire” on Tuesday, April 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Faculty Commons on the third floor of Alden Library. Empire is the new Fox hit that drew 17 million viewers […]

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April 1, 2015 at 8:45 pmEvents

Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses in Fall Semester

Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses in Fall Semester

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture welcomes students of all majors to sign up for the many exciting Making and Breaking the Law theme courses in Fall 2016. Please contact theme leader Haley Duschinski for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and Breaking the Law courses offered in Fall 2016.   […]

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March 22, 2015 at 4:19 pmAnnouncements News

Jeffries Reads from ‘A Nation Can Rise No Higher Than Its Women,’ Feb. 26

A Nation Can Rise No Higher Than Its Women book cover

The Department of African American Studies invites the campus community to celebrate the release of its newest faculty member’s book, A Nation Can Rise No Higher Than Its Women, on Thursday, Feb. 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Little Professors Bookstore. The event includes a reading, a brief discussion, […]

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February 26, 2015 at 5:45 pmEvents

School Supplies Needed for MLK Day of Service Collection by Jan. 30

School Supplies Needed for MLK Day of Service Collection by Jan. 30

Ohio University celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a Day of Service school supply drive for Trimble Elementary School. The last day to donate is Jan. 30. Collection sites are Alden Library second and fourth floors Cutler Hall African American Studies Department (31 S. […]

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January 22, 2015 at 8:32 pmNews

African American Studies Welcomes New Professor

African American Studies Welcomes New Professor

The African Studies Department welcomes Dr. Bayyinah Jeffries as the newest faculty team member. Jeffries earned a Ph.D. from Michigan State University. Her research focuses on African American social movements, women’s history, as well as Black Nationalism and expressions of identity. She will be teaching AAS 3450 The Black Woman […]

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July 30, 2014 at 8:12 amNews