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Rising Up: How Islam Played a Role in Resistance to Enslavement

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Mark your calendars for April 15th! We’re diving into the fascinating topic of “Rising Up: How Islam Played a Role in Resistance to Enslavement,” where we’ll uncover the inspiring influence of Islam in historical resistance movements against enslavement. Join us for an enlightening exploration!

Conference on African American and African Diasporic Cultures and Experiences (CACE)

40 Years of AADS at UNC Greensboro

Join UNC Greensboro’s African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) program for their annual Conference on African American and African Diasporic Cultures and Experiences (CACE). This year’s theme explores: Black Studies Matters, Black Stories Matter!  Black Knowledge Practices, Black Futures  February 20 -23 at UNC Greensboro Featured Events Registration and … Continued

What Body?

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This is an interactive dance and art installation presented by Davida Reid, MFA in Dance! This event is hosted by UNCG’s African American & African Diaspora Studies (AADS) and School of Dance. Join us in the Curry Building Auditorium (Rm. 225)! Free and open to the public.

Conversation with the Community

D. Noble, poet and professor of AADS will give a spoken word performance, “I Am Not Your Corpse,” a poetic reflection and intervention on state violence and racialized terror, on the tenth anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s murder. Meet us in Room 225 in the Curry Auditorium!   UNCG African American … Continued

AADS Minors meet & GREET Fair!

@ Join us in the AADS Suite in the Curry Building for out Minor Meet & Greet Fair! This event presents an incredible opportunity for students to connect with other AADS minors/majors, department faculty, and to explore a wide range of career options. Dual Majors: Sociology Psychology Anthropology Liberal & … Continued

Explore career opportunities in the College of Arts & Sciences

The College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) is the largest and most diverse academic unit at UNC Greensboro, encompassing the arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and mathematics. Explore a range of opportunities to join this hub of intellectual activity and collaboration: Program Associate – African American & African Diaspora … Continued

This summer, read a book by a UNCG faculty member

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Are you searching for a book to read this summer – one that will test your knowledge, challenge your perspective, or offer beautiful lyrics and prose? Look no further than this list of 24 books published by faculty in the College of Arts & Sciences over the past year. Maybe … Continued