Dr. Zoharah Simmons in “Freedom Summer” Documentary

Dr. Zoharah Simmons., Professor in Department of Religion and African-American Studies at University of Florida Faculty Updates: Dr.  Zoharah Simmons in“Freedom Summer” Documentary At one time in our nation’s history, African Americans… Read More

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Contact an Advisor in 100 Farrior Hall to Declare the Major or Minor

Any student entering UF as a freshman or transfer student will be able to declare African American Studies as their major.  Students must contact an advisor in the Academic Advising… Read More


Farewell Dr. Faye Harrison!

On Thursday, May 8th the African American Studies program held a farewell reception for Dr. Faye Harrison. Dr. Harrison has accepted a tenured position at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign to build… Read More


The African American Studies Program at UF

  The African American Studies Program will celebrate its 45th anniversary during the 2013-14 academic year. A number of activities will take place during this time. Black Student Assembly Video