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From Compass Three College of Arts & Sciences faculty have been named members of theOHIO Challenging Dialogues for Contemporary Issues Task Force, announced by Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis on April 30. The Task Force has been charged with assessing national and world issues sparking civil discourse and working […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 07

Dr. Robin Muhammad joined more than 80 activists, scholars, and artists in New York City for a two-day conference on Black Radicalism in the United States. Muhammad is Associate Professor and Chair of African American Studies at Ohio University. The conference brought together scholars and activists dealing with the history […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 02

Sophomore Aissatou Boye has been selected as a Presidential Leader by Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis. The Presidential Leaders are an elite society of student volunteers who give their time and talents to advance the priorities and initiatives of President Nellis. These premiere students are loyal Bobcats and role […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 16

Two lawyers brought their expertiseto adiscussion withOhio Universitys students in History of Injustices in the U.S. and Black Men & Masculinities classes on April 3. The African American Studies Department regularly invites speakers to classes to engage with students about important sociopolitical topics that our country is facing. “We are […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 13

  by Aissatou Boye, ’20 I am a sophomore at Ohio University, majoring in Sociology-Criminology and African American Studies, also pursuing a Certificate in Law, Justice and Culture. In early April, I visited the Career and Leadership Development Center on the fifth floor of Baker University Center. The CLDC is […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 12

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Olayemi Olurin ’15 is in her last semester of law school atSt. Johns University School of Law in Queens, NY, on a full tuition scholarship. During […]

The post Happy Beginnings | Olurin Clerks for New York Appeals Court, Looks Ahead to Law School Graduation, Bar Examination appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 05

Dr. Akil Houston, Associate Professor of Cultural and Media Studies at Ohio University, was quoted in an AFP global news service story headlined “Grammys inch closer to inclusion.” The Grammys often derided as a tone-deaf music industry love-fest will take on new relevance this year, as hip-hop artists […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 27

From Compass Ohio University celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in January 2018 on the Athens Campus. The annual celebration is coordinated by the University’s MLK Jr. Celebration Planning Committee and is sponsored by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion. These are some of the […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 05

Ohio University’s Between Love & Hate theme presents a “Teach In Extending Kings Vision to Action in the Age of 45 ” onFriday, Jan. 19, from 1-2 p.m. in the Multicultural Center Multipurpose Room in Baker Center. A panel of students, faculty, staff and alumni will discuss MLKs vision. […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 02

Looking for an internship or job outside of Athens or your hometown? Join a discussion on ways to engage in that new community, and hear from young professionals who have moved to multiple new states for work at New Job, New Place, New Community on Tuesday, Jan. 30, form 4 […]

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African American Studies news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 01

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