Ten Reasons to Join the African-American Studies Program

Ten Reasons to Join the African-American Studies Program

  1. You will learn about the history of a fascinating community
  2. You will learn how to talk with authority about race
  3. You will get to study Voodoo
  4. You will prepare yourself for careers in law, sports, history, journalism, sociology, education, entertainment, and many others
  5. You will take fascinating classes like “Native Americans and African Americans,” “The Black Radical Tradition,” and “Discovering Africa”
  6. You will get to hang out with cool people
  7. You will learn to think and write critically about the past and the world around you
  8. Your resume will stand out from the crowd
  9. You will join a long line of successful graduates of the country’s third oldest AAS program
  10. You will get to work with engaging, intelligent, good-looking, and pretty darn nice professors