Title VI African National Resource Centers

Teachers’ Workshop   African Studies Association

Saturday December 3, 2016
8:30 a.m.  – 12:45 p.m.

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008
Phone: (202) 328-2000

Pre-Registration: Open until Friday, November 25  Cost: $25.00


8:30am – 9:00am  Workshop Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00am – 9:15am   Welcome    Dr. Dorothy Hodgson, President of ASA

9:15am – 10:15am  Session 1 – Introducing Africa & Dispelling stereotypes with Video Clips

         Lecture: Breeanna  Elliott, PhD Student, Boston University
         Lesson:  Hassan Adeeb, M.A.

10:15am – 11:15am  Session 2 – Women in Africa
Lecture: Dr. Sussie Okoro
Lesson: Colonized Women Talk Back, Vanessa Oyugi, PhD Student, Howard University

11:15am – 11:30 am Break

11:30am – 12:30 am  Session 3 – Global Timbuktu

Lecture: Dr. Carolyn Brown, Rutgers University  Dr. Renée Larrier, Rutgers University and Guy Weston, M.A.
Lesson: Discover Islam in Early America, Brenda Randolph, M.A. M.L.S.  

12:30 pm – 12:45 pm   Workshop Conclusion, Evaluations, Door Prizes, Gift Book Distribution

Participants are free to attend ASA Book Exhibit & Panels

Questions: Brenda.Randolph@Howard.edu


Title VI African National Resource Centers FY 2014-2017

These universities have professional staff who assist schools

Boston University. African Studies Center
Harvard University. Committee on African Studies
Howard University. Department of African Studies
Michigan State University.African Studies Center
University of Florida. Center for African Studies
University of Illinois, Champaign. Center for African Studies
University of Minnesota. African American and African Studies
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. African Studies
Center University of Wisconsin-Madison. African Studies Program
Yale University. Council on African Studies