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Bracey Receives James F. Hennessey Award

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Springfield Branch NAACP presented the award to Professor Bracey at their Centennial Freedom Fund Banquet on Thursday, September 13th, 2018.  The Hennessey Award is "the highest recognition...

We Need to Include Black Women's Experience in the Movement Against Campus Sexual Assault

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The national movement to address teh college rape crisis seldom reflects the complexities of gender, race, and class black women face at both predominantly white institutions and historically black...

Professor Traci Parker on C-SPAN

Monday, July 23, 2018

C-SPAN Interview with Professor Parker on integrating department workforces:

Du Bois Department Welcomes Its New Chair, Stephanie Shonekan

Monday, July 23, 2018

Before joining the faculty at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Stephanie Shonekan served as Chair of the Department of Black Studies at the University of Missouri (Mizzou), Columbia, where...

Afro-Am Academic Workshop Series 2018-2019

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies presents...

Congratulations to our AfroAm Graduates

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Doctor of Philosophy Degree, Ph.D....