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Statement in Support of the Black Student Union

Statement in Support of the Black Student Union, and Rock Chalk Invisible Hawk 

Department of African and African-American Studies Faculty 

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Jesse B. Semple Brownbag Series:
Amiri Baraka and the Congress of African People
Monday Dec. 7
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Langston Hughes Center
Bailey Hall, Room 1
Free and Open to the Public


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African and African-American studies professor Professor Beverly Mack wins inaugural engaged scholarship award
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Professor Dorthy Pennington was inducted into the Central States Communication Association Hall of Fame (April 2015)

Student Spotlight

Second year AAAS MA student, Caroline Kastor is also a professional athlete.  This summer Caroline, former KU soccer standout, signed with FC Kansas City and topped off her rookie season by helping lead the organization to their second straight National Women’s Soccer League championship on October 1, 2015.

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