AFA Offices Have Moved

The African American Studies Program offices will be located in Dauer 63 in the basement of Dauer Hall this summer.  We will be in our newly renovated office space on… Read More

Reception Honoring Dr. Zoharah Simmons

On Friday April 19th at 5pm in the Keene Faculty Center in Dauer Hall, the African American Studies Department will co-sponsor a reception to honor Dr. Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons who… Read More

African American Studies Offers New Summer C Internship

AFA 4940, sec. 7D50 :: Meets Tuesdays, periods 2-3 (9:30am-12:15pm) Students enrolled in this internship will work at the intersections of Ethnic Studies and oral history, conducting interviews, engaging with… Read More

UF African American Studies Program Celebrates 50 Years!

In 2019, the University of Florida’s African American Studies Program will celebrate its 50th anniversary.  The program began in 1969 and selected its first director in 1970.  The late Dr.… Read More