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The Department of African-American Studies at Georgia State University offers a Bachelor of Arts degree and Master of Arts degree that rests upon a broad field of study of the experiences of Black people and all people of African descent. The curriculum of African-American Studies is interdisciplinary and examines the Black experience through a culturally-relevant and social justice perspective in the social sciences and humanities.

News and events here: https://aas.gsu.edu/news-events/

  • 28th Annual AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5k Run – Sunday, October 21, 2018For the 4th consecutive year, the African American Studies Department has registered a team to participate in AIDS Walk Atlanta http://events.aidatlanta.org/goto/AAS_GSU. Let’s make 2018 the best year yet! Please donate and/or join us on the walk.  Join our AIDS Walk Atlanta team! Follow the link to our team page http://events.aidatlanta.org/goto/AAS_GSU
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  • AAS Meet and Greet- Recap from October 2’s Phenomenal EventOn Tuesday, October 2, 2018, the Department of African-American Studies at Georgia State University hosted its annual fall semester AAS Meet and Greet, an open house event designed to encourage communication, exchange of information and a sense of camaraderie among the African-American Studies students, faculty and staff. Prospective students and other GSU faculty and members of… more »
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