News - Announcements

Launch of the Ernest E. Just –Percy L. Julian Graduate Research Assistantship

2017-04-21
The Graduate School at Howard University
The Ernest E. Just –Percy L. Julian Graduate Research Assistantship has launched for students enrolled in programs in the Graduate School and who are or will be mentored by an HU researcher.

The podcast for African Hip Hop

2017-04-14
Africa is a Country Blog
The blog, Africa is a Country, did an article titled "The podcast for African Hip Hop" on Howard University's Hip Hop & Popular Culture in Africa class.

Call for Applications: Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women

2017-04-06
The African Leadership Centre (ALC)
The ALC is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women for 2017/2018.

Photos from UNC World View Conference at Chapel Hill.

2017-03-31
Center for African Studies
View photos from CfAS's booth at the UNC World View Conference at Chapel Hill.

Competition is open for the Drusilla Dunjee Houston Memorial Scholarship Award for women scholars of African descent

2017-03-28
The Association of Black Women Historians
The Drusilla Dunjee Houston Memorial Scholarship Award is open to female scholars of African descent pursuing a graduate degree in history or a related field. Professors, nominate your graduate students. Graduate Students, ask your professors for recommendations. Deadline June, 30, 2017.

Intensive Intermediate-Advanced Zulu Group Project Abroad in South Africa

2017-03-20
University of Pennsylvania
The eight-week Fulbright-Hays Intensive Intermediate-Advanced Zulu GPA in South Africa is run by the University of Pennsylvania, in affiliation with the University of Zululand at KwaDlangezwa campus in Zululand, KwaZulu-Natal. Application Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017.

Call for Papers for International Conference on Entrepreneurship Models for Africa

2017-03-17
Center for Global Business Studies, School of Business, HU
Completed papers, abstracts, ideas for panel discussions, and presentations are invited.

Shaka Zulu Documentary

2017-03-13
Department of African Studies
Read about how an interview with Dr. Phiwo Mnyandu led to an award winning high school documentary.

Marshall Plan for the Reconstruction of the DRC

2017-03-11
La Prospérité
The Center for African Studies at Howard University hosted Dr. Noël K. Tshiani, candidate for the next presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo, author of Noël K. Tshiani's Marshall Plan for the Reconstruction of the DRC and currently Senior International Officer at the World Bank in Washington, DC.

New African Film Festival

2017-03-10
Africa World Now Project, afrikafé and AFI
The 13th Annual New African Film Festival, co-presented by Africa World Now Project, afrikafé and AFI takes place from March 9 - 19, 2017.

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