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The Southeastern Conference (SEC) Provosts have established an emerging scholars program to provide professional development and networking opportunities for current doctoral students and a limited number of postdoctoral researchers who are considering careers

The Institute for African American Studies is proud to announce the winners of the 2021 Lee Roy B. Giles Encouragement Award, established in 2010 by his wife, Dr. Freda Scott Giles, Professor Emeritus in the Institute.

The Institute for African American Studies proudly recognizes Graduate Certificate Student, Chanara Andrews-Bickers, as this year’s recipient of the R. Baxter Miller Award.

The Institute for African American Studies welcomes a new cohort of students pursuing its Graduate Certificate Program this Fall 2021.

In Fall 2020, with generous support from the Willson Center for Humanities and the Arts, the Institute for African American Studies offered a Special Topics course for upper level undergraduates and graduate certificate students focused on

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Study within African American cultural history provides a basis for understanding political, social, and economic relations throughout human history.