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  • african studies

African and African American Studies

  • View the Black History Month Calendar of Events HERE.

    The African and African American Studies Program:

    • Is an interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary study of the cultures and peoples of Africa and African descent in the Americas.
    • The academic program offers a minor which explore the historical, social, political, and economic experiences of Africans and African Americans.
    • The objective of the program is to develop committed and well trained teachers, scholars, and professionals.
    • The program is recommended for all Liberal Arts majors (Political Science, Sociology, History, English, Economics, et al), and the Professions of Education, Criminal Justice, Law, Business, and Health Sciences.
    • All students interested in enhancing their ability to work effectively in urban areas will find this minor program a valuable and enriching experience.
    • All students interested in developing a global understanding of today's world will find the courses valuable in developing an important body of knowledge.

    by Yoruba Statue, Nigeria

  • FEB
    Deep Breath Poetry Show Special Events 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Location: Jersey City Museum

    Communities continue to protest. Relationships remain filled with tumult. People are struggling to catch their breath. Through this poetic and theatrical show, poet MrJeffDess challenges the community... View More

    Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Exam Workshop Workshops 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    Location: Professional Studies Building, Room 203

    The Praxis Core is the new test required for all students seeking education certification. Pre-registration and a fee of $20 are required. For more information, please contact the Office of Continuing... View More