Kathryn Mara Earns Postdoc

Recent alum Dr. Kathryn Mara was awarded an Albert Markham Postdoctoral Fellowship for her project “Rwandan Diasporic Discourse in Toronto: Talking About and Commemorating the 1994 Genocide.” She will continue collecting ethnographic data in 2022, …

Intensive Arabic Offered Through APTLI

Get a year’s worth of language study this summer through the Arabic, Persian, and Turkish Language Institute (APTLI). Visit the website for information about the intensive program in Arabic and learn about potential funding opportunities …

African Podcasting Webinar Now Available

“Podcasts and the Study of Africa: A Digital Technology’s Impact on Research, Teaching, and Public Engagement” This event was originally presented as part of the African Studies Association’s Annual Conference in October of 2020. Our …

Toni Landis Receives L&S Advising Award

Toni Landis, Senior Student Services Examiner for the Departments of African Cultural Studies and Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies, has received a College of Letters and Science Academic Advising award. Read about her nomination. …