News - Announcements

Applications are open for CAORC-WARC Faculty Development Seminar in Senegal

Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC)
The CAORC/WARA Community College and MSI Faculty Curriculum Development workshop in Dakar, Senegal will take place January 6-22, 2019. Application Deadline: October 22, 2018.

Center for African Studies Secures Second Cycle of Grant Funding from U.S. Department of Education

Howard Newsroom
The, $2,054,000 grant... establishes Howard University as one of 10 domestic universities and the only HBCU designated by the US Department of Education as a comprehensive National Resource Center for African Studies...

Job Opportunity: tenure-track position in African History/Africana Studies

DePauw University
The Department of History at DePauw University, in collaboration with the Africana Studies Program, invites applications for a tenure-track position in African History, geographic focus and time-period open. Appointment to begin August 2019.

Check out photos from the CfAS Kids on Campus Event.

Center for African Studies
See photos from yesterday's event.

CAORC 2018-19 fellowship applications are now available online!

Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC)
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers offers research fellowships to doctoral candidates, postdoctoral scholars, and independent scholars. Application Deadline: January 24, 2019.

Career Opportunity: Policy Coordinator

InterAction’s Humanitarian Policy & Practice Team is accepting applications for the Policy Coordinator – Protection position. Applications received before 4 September 2018 are preferred.

Research Assistant Opportunity

National Museum of African American History and Culture
A contract position is open at the NMAAHC for a research assistant to work on an exhibition about WWI.  

Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Application Deadline Sept 17!

Rangel Program
The fellowship supports two years of graduate studies, in addition to two summer internships and mentoring, leading to a career as a Foreign Service Officer in the U.S. Department of State.

Watch the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellows Video

Center for African Studies
The 2018 video created by Lindokuhle Mnyandu at the Center for African Studies is now available!

See Photos from the Summer Institute 2018

Center for African Studies
See photos from this year's CfAS Summer Institute for Educators - Africa in the Classroom.