Join us on Friday, Feb. 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. CST for this first event of the Southeastern Texas African and African American Studies Consortium, a partnership between Prairie View A&M University, Rice University, Texas Southern University and the University of Houston.
Welcome and Introduction:
Agnes Cullen Arnold Professor of Humanities; Professor of Religion; Director, Center for African and African American Studies, Rice University
Endowed Professor of Political Science; Director, Ruth J. Simmons Center for Race and Justice, Prairie View A&M University
"Building African American Studies at HBCUs"
Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Houston
"African American Studies: An Institution with Solid Community Principles"
Associate Professor of English; Member, Steering Committee, Center for African and African American Studies, Rice University
"Black Matters: Shaping the Future of Black Studies at Rice"
Cary D. Wintz ’65
Distinguished Professor of History; Director, History MA Program, Texas Southern University
"African American History, Houston and Texas Southern University"
Fay Yarbrough, Rice University ’97
Associate Professor of History; Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Special Projects, School of Humanities; Affiliated Faculty, Center for African and African American Studies, Rice University