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Ethiopian and East African Studies Project

Events and Activities

New Course, Fall 2020 – ADS 306: Ethiopia in the Global African Diaspora


Sarah Derbew group shot

L to R: Dr. Omar Ali, Dr. Becky Much, Dr. Sarah Derbew, Prof. Michael Cauthen, and Dr. Hewan Girma

Dr. Sarah Derbew, Harvard Society of Fellows, lecture “Parsing Blackness in Greek Antiquity, ” event co-sponsored with AADS, Classical Studies, and Lloyd International Honors College


Group at the Met

UNC Greensboro students with Dr. Omar Ali, Dr. Becky Much, and NC State student

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, visit with AADS and Honors students from “Africans in the Greco-Roman World” AADS/Honors class with Dr. Muich and Dr. Ali and student from NC State University, through Mellon funding support


Dr. Hewan Girma, Conversation with the Community, “The Significance of Adwa, ” event cosponsored with AADS and Lloyd International Honors College


UNCG magazine imageUNCG Research Magazine – Fall 2019

“Humanities Now: A New Conversation”
Africans in the Greco-Roman World

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