African and African American Studies Dept

Giving Peace A Chance

October 24, 2014 4:54 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, President Fernández, Student Affairs, Uncategorized

A peace garden grows at Lehman College thanks to the Sigma Phi Rho fraternity.

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Three Families, Three Decades: Beryl Goldberg’s Portraits from Burkino Faso, West Africa on Exhibit at Leonard Lief Library

March 4, 2014 2:47 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Art Dept, Library, School of Arts and Humanities, Women's Studies Program

In a celebration of Women’s History Month, Lehman College presents the groundbreaking photographs of Beryl Goldberg, on display throughout March in Leonard Lief Library.

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Erica Huggins: A Catalyst in the Evolution of Gender Politics in the Black Panther Party

April 12, 2013 2:55 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Audio, Multimedia

Professor Mary Phillips presents some of her work from her dissertation, “Sister Revolutionaries: The Leadership of Ericka Huggins and Elaine Brown in the Black Panther Party.”

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AAAS Professor to Discuss Erica Huggins and the Black Panther Party in Upcoming Talk

March 11, 2013 2:21 pm African and African American Studies Dept

Assistant Professor Mary Phillips (AAAS) will explore activist Ericka Huggins’ role in the Black Panther Party, and how she influenced the Party’s views on gender conventions in her upcoming talk, titled “A Catalyst in the Evolution of Gender Politics in the Black Panther Party.”

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Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Feb. 13

February 11, 2013 1:49 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Urban Male Leadership Program

Councilwoman Helen D. Foster will deliver the keynote address.

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AAAS Department to Co-Host Seventh Greater New York Area Africa Historians Workshop

April 10, 2012 10:04 am African and African American Studies Dept, Faculty

Professor Bertrade Banoum (AAAS) will serve as a discussant in the 7th Greater New York Area Africa Historians Workshop, which will be held on Friday, April 13, at Barnard College in Manhattan.

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Celebrating Black History Month

February 12, 2012 12:00 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Urban Male Leadership Program

In celebration of Black History Month, Lehman College will pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its annual lecture on Wednesday, February 15, at 11 a.m. Then on Thursday, February 16, at 12:30 p.m. actor and author Tayo Aluko will present a one-man show about Black political resistance.

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Underground Railroad Quilts on Display in Library

February 8, 2012 2:33 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Library

The Leonard Lief Library will host an exhibit of Robert Charles Hudson’s Underground Railroad quilts from February 15-29.

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