News - Announcements

Dr. PLO Lumumba on the Role of Africa and the Black Diaspora in International Affairs

2019-01-15
Women and Gender Studies Collective
Read the event highlights from the Palaver Series: "Africa and Black Diasporic Engagements" with Dr. PLO Lumumba, a Kenyan lawyer and anti-corruption activist who served as the Director of Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission and the former Director of The Kenya School of Laws.

Deadline for FLAS Applications is approaching

2019-01-14
Center for African Studies
The Application DEADLINE for Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships is coming up on January 31!

Call For Proposals for African Seminar Conference

2018-12-14
Northwestern University
Northwestern University is calling for proposals for the 2019 African Seminar Conference. The proposals deadline is January 31, 2019.

Apply for the 2019-2020 MENA-SEA Professional Development Program for K-12 Teachers

2018-12-11
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
The Middle Eastern and North African-Southeast Asian (MENA-SEA) Teacher Program is a ten-month teacher-training program at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 15th, 2019.

Apply to study Swahili in Tanzania & Kenya during the Summer

2018-12-07
Department of World Languages and Cultures
Applications are now open for the Howard University Swahili Summer Abroad (HUSSA) Program.

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Applications are Open!

2018-12-01
Center for African Studies
FLAS Fellowships for African language study for Summer 2019 & Academic Year 2019-2020 are available. Applications open on December 1st!

Career Opportunity: African and African-American Studies tenure-track Assistant Professor

2018-11-29
State University of New York - Brockport
SUNY-Brockport is currently opening a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in African and African-American Studies.

See the 2018 Summer Institute for Educators Video

2018-11-21
Center for African Studies
The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University hosts three-day institutes during the summers for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa.

Applications for the Yoruba Group Project Abroad open tomorrow!

2018-11-19
Department of World Languages and Cultures
The Summer 2019 Yoruba Group Project Abroad will be held at the Yoruba Language Center of the University of Ibadan in Nigeria.

FLAS Info Sessions for African Language Study Funding

2018-11-16
Center for African Studies
Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships will be available soon! Come to an info session on Nov 19 for Summer funding and Nov 27 for Academic Year funding.

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