Program in African Studies

Africa is the continent where our future will be determined. The continent boasts an abundance of both cultural and natural resources and is home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world, making Africa a fascinating place to study. 


The recordings of all panels will be available on the confernce website: The Origins and Legacy of the Agodjie: The Female Warriors of the Kingdom of Dahomey

Undergraduate students who participate in the certificate program.
Undergraduate Studies and Certificate Program

Students have an opportunity to learn more about the continent by taking courses toward a certificate, learning an African language or studying abroad.

Graduate Opportunities

Attend writers' workshops and lectures where graduate students share their work. Learn about study in Africa even after graduation.

Events and Lectures

Learn more about events that explore Africa and its rich culture.

What's New at AFS


PASA & African Studies Faculty/Student Mixer

5:30pm - 7:00pm | Louis A. Simpson International Building, Atrium