Dr. Guluma's dissertation article - "I’m Not Habesha, I’m Oromo: Immigration, Ethnic Identity, and the Transnationality of Blackness"
Dr. Beka Guluma, Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of African American Studies, had published his first article from his dissertation titled, " I’m Not Habesha, I’m Oromo: Immigration, Ethnic Identity, and the Transnationality of Blackness." Abstract:
For Research and Experiential Learning, BSOS is 'All-In' on Africa in 2023 - Featuring Professor and Chair Sangeetha Madhavan
Professor and Chair Sangeetha Madhavan is featured in the Be the Solution magazine! You can read more on Dr. Madhavan and other BSOS faculty members' work in Africa!: https://bsos.umd.edu/featured-content/research-and-experiential
BSOS Feller Lecture Highlights: Dr. Mary Frances Berry Recognizes Department of African American Studies
On Wednesday, April 26, the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences welcomed Dr. Mary Frances Berry, a world-renowned activist and pioneer in championing racial and gender equality and rights who joined UMD in 1970, back to campus for The Feller Lecture. In keeping with that tradition, Dr.
On April 20, 2023, the Department of African American Studies joined the Judge Alexander Williams Center for Education, Justice, and Ethics' (JAWC) Social Justice Bootcamp to help build Social Justice Engineers and educate students on how they can become changemakers in their communities.
On the last day of the Spring 2023 semester, Dr. Joseph Richardson, MPower and Joel & Kim Feller Professor for African American Studies and Anthropology, invites Mr. Tony Lewis Sr. and Mr.
The Department of African American Studies would like to congratulate Chair and Professor Sangeetha Madhavan. Dr. Madhavan has been awarded a supplement award of 100K by the National Institutes of Health to support additional research activities for her ongoing NICHD funded JAMO project in Nairobi, Kenya.
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