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African American Studies Turns 50! Symposium & Anniversary Celebration

February 20 - February 21

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Symposium -Thursday February 20, 2020

Main Event Venue-Smathers Library Room 100

Looking BackĀ & Moving Forward: African American Studies at the University of Florida Turns 50!
Three majors panel sessions
  • The Alumni Roundtable
  • A State of the Field
  • A Black Internationalism/African Diaspora

Anniversary Celebration- Friday February 21, 2020

Main Event Venue- University Auditorium & Friends of Music Room

Past, Present, Future: The Journey Continues
Event Schedule
  • 10:30am -Breakfast Reception & Tour of African American Studies Offices /1st Floor Turlington
  • 11:30am -Historical Marker Dedication/ UnveilingĀ / Turlington Plaza
  • 12 pm -50th Anniversary Celebration Program /Florida Auditorium
  • 1:15pm -Reception /Friends of Music Room







February 20
February 21