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Carnegie Foundation names Dr. Omar H. Ali NC Professor of the year.

Posted on August 31, 2017

The Carnegie Foundation has named Dr. Omar H. Ali North Carolina Professor of the year. Ali is a Professor of Comparative African Diaspora History in the African American & African Diaspora Studies Program and is the Dean of Lloyd International Honors College.


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Dr. Cerise L. Glenn receives outstanding book chapter award

Posted on August 31, 2017

The African American and Culture Division of the National Communication Association names Dr. Cerise L. Glenn, AADS Program Director, Outstanding Book Chapter Award Recipient.


AADS graduate Maurice Moore featured on UNCGNow

Posted on June 1, 2016

EXPLORING IDENTITY THROUGH ART May 23, 2016 | UNCGNow | see original story here Whether he was sketching on notebook paper or…


Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship Recipient: Haillee Mason

Posted on May 12, 2016

The recipient of the 2016-17 Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship is Haillee Mason, a rising junior from Fuquay Varina, North Carolina and a triple major…


Dr. Woods shares thoughts on Prince’s legacy

Posted on April 22, 2016

AADS professor, Dr. Frank Woods, shared his perspectives about Prince’s music and legacy in an AADS blog post entitled Love Live the “Prince” “Today I…


Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship

Posted on March 15, 2016

Attention undergraduate students! The application deadline for the 2016-2017 Whitney “Witty” Ransome Scholarship is April 8, 2016. Find out more and download…


Renowned poet Brenda Marie Osbey reads March 29

Posted on March 7, 2016

The African American and African Diaspora Studies Program at UNCG Presents: A Poetry Reading by: Brenda Marie Osbey Tuesday, March 29, 2016…


AADS Double Major Lucy Mason, UNCG Basketball Star

Posted on October 14, 2015

Lucy Mason, an All-Around All-Star Senior Lucy Mason is best known at UNCG for her stellar performance on the basketball court, but…


AADS Major Helps Frame Important Conversation Around Race in Guilford County

Posted on September 21, 2015

The last thing Dominick Hand would grab before running out of his dorm at UNC-Greensboro, even on a sprint across campus for…


Zachary Vestal: In Progress

Posted on September 14, 2015

Junior Zachary Vestal has a lot to say, and his energy and enthusiasm will make you want to listen. He considers himself…