March 7th Colloquium

March 7, 2017

“The Processing of Third Person Singular -s by African American English Speaking Second Graders: Implications for Early Educational Achievement,” presented by J. Michael Terry, UNC Department of Linguistics   Tuesday, March 7th  | 12:00 – 1:00p Phillips Hall, Room 212 … Continued

March 3rd Colloquium

March 3, 2017

“African Clothing and Textiles at the Intersection of Cultures,” presented by Victoria Rovine, UNC Department of Art & Art History   Friday, March 3rd  |  11:15a – 12:15p Graham Memorial, Room 213

March 1st Colloquium

March 1, 2017

In recent years the American public has become aware of the role that social media has played in galvanizing the Black Lives Matter Movement. But very few are aware of the similarly critical role that the mid-Twentieth Century Black Press played in spurring the modern Civil Rights Movement forward. This talk will examine a key figure from this early history.

February 22nd Colloquium

February 22, 2017

“Formative Research to Develop an HIV Self-Testing Intervention Among Networks of Men in Tanzania,” presented by Donaldson Conserve, UNC Gillings School of Public Health   Wednesday, February 22nd  |  11:15a – 12:15p Carolina Hall, Room 204

13th Annual African American History Month Lecture

February 8, 2017

“When Do Black Female Lives Matter?” – Contested Assaults, Murders, and American Race Riots
Lecture | Q & A | Book Signing
Featured Speaker: Brenda E. Stevenson, Nickoll Family Endowed Professor of History, UCLA

Colloquium on Black Feminism

February 7, 2017

This panel discussion will examine the relevance and significance of black feminist thought and activism, in the U.S. and globally, in the current political moment. It is part of the African, African American, and Diaspora Studies Department’s Spring 2017 Colloquium Series. UNC students and classes are welcome!

Passport Drive

November 15, 2016

2016-unc-global-passport-drive-flyer   UNC Global is hosting its 12th Passport Drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on November 15 and 16 at the FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro Street, Room 4003. Officials from the U.S. Department of State will … Continued

Peter A. Nyong’o

September 14, 2016

AAAD is hosting a public lecture by Kenyan Professor and Senator Peter A. Nyong’o.

Embark Carolina is LIVE!

June 17, 2016

        Embark Carolina is a new, dynamic resource in the university’s effort to open access to global opportunities so that more diverse students can pursue more diverse experiences. Explore the Global Guide to help you find an … Continued

15th Annual African American Cultural Celebration

January 28, 2016

15th Annual African American Cultural Celebration Saturday, January 30 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Free! Over 75 musicians, storytellers, dancers, authors, artists, chefs, and more will help kick off Black History Month and our celebration of African American heritage and culture. This year’s theme … Continued