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The mission of the Department of African Cultural Studies is to provide research and teaching in the languages and expressive cultures of Africa and Africans around the world. This includes work on both graduate and undergraduate levels, and emphasizes the development and application of analytical, linguistic, and methodological tools that will enable students to work effectively and imaginatively across regions, languages, cultural forms, methodologies, and disciplines.


Aug 28

New Graduate Student Welcome

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sep 04

First Day of Instruction – Fall Semester

September 4 @ 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
Apr 07

Day of the Badger

April 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - April 8, 2020 @ 11:59 pm