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News & Events

African American Studies Program celebrates its history in February

Interdisciplinary Studies program commemorates African American Heritage Month

The staff and faculty of African American Studies have enhanced the program’s year-round academic offerings, guest lectures and special events with a host of activities to celebrate African American Heritage Month 2014.

This year, AAS will spotlight UH graduates with a Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series, as well as host “Africana Aesthetics: African Americans in Film, Media, and Communications Conference.”

On Feb. 18, AAS will host a “Blacks in the Law” panel discussion at 2:30 p.m. in Agnes Arnold Hall, Room 210. Houston-based federal prosecutors Vernon Lewis, Cedric Joubert and Quincy Ollison will lead the conversation.

For a full schedule of events, visit http://www.uh.edu/class/aas/_docs/February-2014-Calendar.pdf. Call 713-743-2811 for more information.