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High school students from around the world visit UNM

High school students from around the world visit UNM

April 04, 2016 — More than a dozen high school students from around the world visited The University of New Mexico campus recently. The trip was the result of a new partnership between UNM’s Africana Studies program and United World College-USA (UWC-USA), a two-year residential school for international teenagers.

Black History Month underway with talk on STEM inclusion

Black History Month underway with talk on STEM inclusion

February 02, 2016 — For more than 30 years, The University of New Mexico’s Africana Studies Program has celebrated the start of Black History Month with a kick-off brunch and featured speaker. This year, Africana Studies in partnership with the African American Student...

UNM earns place in national Startalk program

May 21, 2015 — The University of New Mexico recently earned its place within the national Startalk program, where New Mexico high school students and incoming UNM freshmen can become proficient in Arabic language and culture.

UNM Africana Studies honors three

UNM Africana Studies honors three

February 10, 2015 — The University of New Mexico Africana Studies program has a long history of bringing in engaging speakers to kick off Black History Month. When they arranged for NAACP Chairman Roslyn Brock to come, the reception was overwhelming. Individuals and groups...

Roslyn Brock is Black History Month kick-off brunch speaker

Roslyn Brock is Black History Month kick-off brunch speaker

January 15, 2015 — University of New Mexico African American Student Services presents their 30th Annual Black History Month Kick-off brunch in the Student Union Ballroom on Saturday, Jan. 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This year’s speaker is Roslyn M. Brock, who will focus on...

Africana Studies Program honors Veterans Day

Africana Studies Program honors Veterans Day

November 04, 2014 — The University of New Mexico Africana Studies Program celebrates the 100th anniversary of World War I on Saturday, Nov. 8 from 3 – 5 p.m. at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial. The UNM Africana Studies’ inaugural Veterans Day program honors African ...

UNM President and Alliance of African American Groups rep set goals

March 31, 2014 — Following a campus climate study a few years ago, University of New Mexico President Robert G. Frank and representatives of an Alliance of African American Groups have been meeting regularly to establish an ongoing dialogue and positive lines of ...

Director of Africana Studies named

Director of Africana Studies named

March 20, 2014 — College of Arts & Sciences Dean Mark Peceny announces the appointment of Robert Jefferson as director of Africana Studies. He assumes the role July 1. Jefferson comes to UNM from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), where he was director of t

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