Announcements/Events Listing

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Please come out and join us in celebrating the beautiful life of this amazing person. 

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

In this lecture discussion Dr.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The talk will focus on the possiblility of decolonizing Black sexualities through interrogating Afro-Pessimism and Afrofuturism.

Saturday, February 01, 2020
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Chicken & Juice is an opportunity for faculty, administrators, staff, and students to network and create community over a delicious meal.  Join us for the luncheon sponsored by Africana Studies

Monday, March 04, 2019

It is with great sadness that our community lost a powerful educator, psychologist, writer, poet, author, and queen Dr. Julia Hare.  Africa

Monday, October 29, 2018
BSU Get Down Flier at Annex 1 Oct 29

Celebrate 50 years of Black Studies with Burnt Sugar Arkestra at the BSU GET DOWN on Monday, October 29 4pm to 7pm at the Student Event Li

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Upending the Ivory Tower

October 25th from12:30 pm-2pm; Ethnic Studies, Room 116

Monday, October 08, 2018
Visualutionaries Black Laurel Film Fest 2018

We are proud to partner with esteemed alumna Adrienne Anderson to screen selections from the Black Laurel Film Festival at SF State, McKenna Theatre from 6:15pm until...

Monday, August 27, 2018

Welcome Back!! Classes begin Monday, August 27.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Join us for a screening of four great shorts that celebrate our shared 50 years since 1968!

Friday, May 25, 2018
Jabulani: Black Graduation 2018

It is the time to congratulate the achievements of our outstanding graduates! 

Jabulani: The Black African Legacy Rite


Thursday, May 17, 2018
Sorry to Bother You screening

The film by Black Studies & Cinema alumnus Boots Riley is in theatres July 6!

Thursday, April 19, 2018
African Students in STEM
African Students in STEM – Exploring Wakanda- a Lecture and Discussion led by Dr. Kevin Njabo
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Dr. Robert Smith
"From the Bayou to the Bay, From JFK to Donald Trump: Toward a Memoir of A Past That Has No Future.” Led by Dr. Robert Smith
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17th, The African Student Association will host their 3rd Annual Harambe!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Representation Matters

Representation Matters - Black Business Students Asociation and Black Unity Center present this engaging panel from 6pm to 8pm in Library 121 on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

Monday, April 16, 2018
Richard Oakes Multicultural Center and Black Unity Center Skill Building Workshop
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Join us on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in EP 116 at 3:30pm until 7pm for lively dialogue and poetry!

Monday, April 09, 2018
Dr. Hare and Black Studies founders and family at event in 2011

Warmest wishes to Dr. Nathan Hare— the first Chair of Black Studies! Happy Birthday! We honor you!!

Monday, April 09, 2018
Dr. Kevin Cokley

Renowned Dr. Kevin Cokley presents today’s Mbongi!! See flier for details.

Monday, April 09, 2018
a graphic of department brochure

An electronic version of our Department brochure. Registration for Fall 2019 is upon us. Meet with both faculty advisers and Student Engagement Center advisers!

Saturday, April 07, 2018

Sneak Preview is on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Rain or Shine, our campus will be ready to welcome you!

When: Saturday, April 7, 2018

Thursday, April 05, 2018

The Black Unity Center is conducting research on student engagement among students who identify as Black, African, or African American, and we are inviting you to participate.

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
MLK Vigil

Join us at Malcolm X Plaza at 7pm before the BSU meeting to engage a short program of rememberance and meditation on Dr. King’s life and legacy. We shall overcome.

Thursday, March 22, 2018
SF State poses for family dinner in Africana Studies T-Shirts

Africana studies students, staff and faculty proudly represented the dawn of the discipline and its 50 years of triumph at the 42nd National Council of Black Studies Conference this past week in At

Tuesday, March 06, 2018
50 Years of Black Studies Forward

When: March 6th from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Where: Library Rm 121

Monday, February 26, 2018
What Do Lawyers Do?
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Wakanda to Oakanda