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2 weeks ago
Three professors in the Africana Studies Program have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.   Johnny Bowens is promoted from Lecturer of Africana Studies to Senior Lecturer of Africana Studies;...
2 months ago
Dear College of Humanities Students, Despite the ever-changing challenges posed by the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the College of Humanities remains focused on two priorities for students: your health and your academic progress toward...
2 months ago
In an annual partnership with KXCI Community Radio, professors from the Africana Studies Program took to the airwaves to celebrate Black History Month.  Professors selected a topic and related songs to play as weekly guest DJs on the Home Stretch...
3 months ago
In Bryan Carter’s virtual classroom, online education is moving toward a more immersive and interactive future.   This semester, Carter, director of the University of Arizona’s Center for Digital Humanities and an associate professor of Africana...
3 months ago
The College of Humanities and Africana Studies Program are hosting a series of events this month to celebrate Black History Month.   The programing begins on Tuesday, Feb. 4, with the Black History Month Kickoff, featuring food, dance, music, a free...
4 months ago
For Old Time's Sake:  Looking Back and Moving Forward at the Dunbar Pavilion - Barbara Lewis, a Dunbar School alumna and vice president of the Dunbar Coalition, and Tani Sanchez, UArizona associate professor in Africana Studies, discuss the black...
6 months ago
The University of Arizona’s Center for Digital Humanities, in partnership with The Colored Girls Museum in Philadelphia, is being awarded a $175,000 grant to create high-resolution, three-dimensional scans of art and cultural artifacts created by...
8 months ago
The 10th annual Tucson Humanities Festival features 10 events offering thought-provoking lectures, panels, readings and films by faculty and special guests, including poet and author Sandra Cisneros.   As new ideas develop and new technologies...
1 year ago
2019 Summer 5WK1 Courses Being Offered June 3 to July 4, 2019: (All classes are online and Gen Ed, unless otherwise indicated.) Subject Course # Section Course Desc Instructor Meeting Days Facility AFAS 150B1 101 Contemporary Afro Brazil Zenenga,...
1 year ago
2019 Summer 5WK2 Courses Being Offered July 8 to August 7, 2019: (All classes are online and Gen Ed, unless otherwise indicated.) Subject Course # Section Course Desc Instructor Meeting Days Facility AFAS 150B1 101 Contemporary Afro Brazil Zenenga,...
1 year ago
Summer Presession Courses Being Offered May 13 to June 1, 2019:  (All classes are online and Gen Ed, unless otherwise indicated.  AFAS 150B1 131 Contemporary Afro Brazil Zenenga,Praise   ONLINE AFAS 160A1 131 The Africana Experience Ijagbemi,Bayo  ...
1 year ago
Dr. Mae C. Jemison, keynote speaker at the UA’s 155th Commencement on May 10, will be presented with an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters by the College of Humanities. Jemison, an engineer, physician, entrepreneur, educator and the first...

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