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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

  • OCT
    NJCU men`s Soccer vs Ramapo Athletics 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    Location: Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field

    On the Web: On Twitter: @NJCU_Athletics On Facebook: On Instagram: @NJCUGothicKnights On YouTube: View More

    We Gon’ Be Alright: Negros Americanos Special Events 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Location: Library Quad

    This event is an artistic expression of Black Emotions in this time in our country’s history where the lives of African American men, women and children are being taken by Police Brutality. This is to... View More

    NJCU Women`s Volleyball vs Maritime Athletics 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    Location: John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center

    On the Web: On Twitter: @NJCU_Athletics On Facebook: On Instagram: @NJCUGothicKnights On YouTube: View More