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Congratulations Jevon Bryd!

2017-01-03
Royal Air Maroc
Jevon Bryd, a Howard Masters level student of African Studies, has been granted the Royal Air Maroc scholarship.

Applications are open for the U.S. Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security

2016-12-16
U.S. Borlaug Fellows
The two-week learning program is for graduate students who are interested in developing a holistic understanding of the conceptual challenges around global food security with a focus on cross-disciplinary problem solving of real-world development challenges.

Call for Papers on Chinese and Western intervention in Africa in the 21st Century

2016-12-16
Howard University
"The World and Africa in the 21st Century" conference, set for March 24, 2017 on the campus of Howard University, is soliciting papers that build our understanding of Chinese and Western intervention in Africa and the competition between the great powers. Send abstracts by January 31, 2017.

Congratulations to Muhammad Fraser Rahim!

2016-12-15
Truman National Security Project
Muhammad, a graduate student in the African Studies Department at Howard University, has been accepted into the Truman National Security Project’s membership program.

Ms. Brenda Randolph receives the 2016 ASA Public Service Award

2016-12-14
African Studies Association
We congratulate Ms. Brenda Randolph, Outreach Director at the Center for African Studies at HU, for receiving the 2016 ASA Public Service Award!

See more photos from ASA

2016-12-12
Center for African Studies
We have added more photos from the 2016 ASA Meeting to the Center for African Studies Flickr account.

See photos from the ASA Teachers' Workshop

2016-12-07
Center for African Studies
The ASA Teachers' Workshop organized by the Outreach team at the Center for African Studies took place on Dec. 3, 2016.

Applications are now open for the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships

2016-12-06
Center for African Studies
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship applications are now available for the 2017-18 Academic Year and 2017 Summer.

Call for Papers/Panels/Roundtables for the 2nd Kwame Nkrumah Pan-African Intellectual & Cultural Festival

2016-12-05
2nd Kwame Nkrumah Pan-African Intellectual & Cultural Festival
The Festival is now accepting submissions for abstracts.

Call for Papers: Open Journal of Philosophy

2016-11-21
Open Journal of Philosophy
Open Journal of Philosophy is an international academic journal, published by Scientific Research Publishing. OJPP is currently accepting papers.

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