African American Studies (AFRO) welcomes you to the 2017-2018 academic year at the University of Illinois. We have a good year planned, and we promise to keep you informed and involved in activities around campus through our updated website. Ronald Bailey Department Head READ MORE!
Professor McDuffie awarded ACLS and NEH Fellowships
Department of African American Studies Letter in Support of Project 1000
Dr. Robert A. Jones named as Chancellor
From left to right: Stacie Roberts, Jacob Feruzzi, Prof. Bailey, Alex Horton, Prof. Flynn, Prof. Cha-Jua. Not pictured: Shaina Huang.
Department Celebrates 2016 Graduates
Prof. Ruby Mendenhall Gives TedxUIUC Talk
Mandela Institute Participants Share Experiences on WILL