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  • african studies

African and African American Studies

  • 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.

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  • OCT
    Fall Concert Series in the Glen Music 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    Location: 240 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ

    NJCU Chamber Singers will perform “Song of Nature” under the direction of Dr. Robert Prowse, NJCU coordinator of choral studies... View More

    Fall Musical: Little Women Theatre 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    Location: West Side Theater

    7:30 p.m. (Oct 24 – 25, 30, Nov 1) 3:00 p.m. (Oct 26, Nov 2) $15 General, $5 Senior Citizen, $5 Students Marc G. Dalio... View More

    NJCU Convocation Special Events 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Location: Margaret Williams Theatre

    Led by Provost Daniel Julius, convocation will feature a keynote address by Dr. Rudolph Crew, current President of Medgar Evers College and the former Chancellor of the New York City Public Schools. ... View More