Our interdisciplinary program in African and African-American studies integrates the social sciences and humanities.
AAS students pursue graduate studies and professional careers at prestigious institutions and organizations.
We partner with numerous other institutes, departments, and centers from across the University.
Justine King ’15 has been awarded a Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship, the first University student or alumnus to be selected for the highly competitive nationwide program.
King is from Middletown, New York, held a position as an office assistant with the Frederick Douglass Institute while pursuing her BA in International Relations.
The Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies was established in 1986.
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