News & Events


Register for CACE (Annual Conference)

Posted on June 1, 2015

Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship Recipient: Kiana Daniel

Posted on May 20, 2015

The newest recipient of the Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship is Kiana Daniel, a Rising Senior majoring in African American & African Diaspora…

AADS Hosts #BlackLivesMatter Panel Discussions

Posted on May 8, 2015

On April 22, African American & African Diaspora Studies hosted an event titled “Black Lives Matter” in the School of Education Building’s…

Three AADS Majors inducted into Golden Chain Honor Society

Posted on November 19, 2014

Three AADS Majors, Dominick Hand, Latiqua Hardy, and Tiera Moore have been inducted into UNCG’s Golden Chain Honor Society. This means that our…

CACE 2015 (Conference on African American & African Diasporic Cultures & Experience)

Posted on November 12, 2014

Register for CACE 2015 here. CACE 2015 will take place February 10th & 11th, 2015 in the Elliot University Center on UNCG’s…

Director Named to News and Record Editorial Board

Posted on November 12, 2014

This fall, Dr. Green was chosen from more than 60 applicants to join the first group of community members who were chosen…

Dr. Sarah Jane Cervenak Publishes First Book

Posted on November 12, 2014

This semester, Dr. Sarah Jane Cervenak Published her first book, “Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial & Sexual Freedom.“ “Combining black feminist theory,…

Dr. Omar Ali Published on Afro-Peru in ReVista: Harvard Review of Latin America

Posted on September 19, 2014

Dr. Omar Ali’s piece, “Afro-Peru: A Legacy of Black Labor and Culture” was published in ReVista: Havard Review of Latin America. Afro-Peru…

#MayaTaughtMe: Lessons learned from Dr. Angelou by Dr. Tara T. Green

Posted on July 22, 2014

I was in about the seventh grade when I learned about Maya Angelou. An English teacher, Mrs. Huntley, in my predominantly white…

Greensboro council may ban sagging pants on city buses

Posted on July 22, 2014

The City Council could soon flesh out the issue of wearing sagging pants on public transportation. Read More on News & Record