blog postsMor Gueye (Swahili instructor) and Ashley Adams prepare tea at 2017 Annual SILMW ShowcaseAug 17, 2017 8:00 amDr. Doris A. Derby (middle), Winner of the 2016 LAS Alumni Achievement Award, with Prof. Eyamba Bokamba and Dr. Maimouna BarroFeb 15, 2017 8:00 am2012 Association of African Studies Programs (AASP) Panel Discussion in Washington DCApr 3, 2012 8:00 amFrom Right to left: Miriam Kazanjian, Consultant, Coalition for International Education; Dr. Amadou Fofana Former AASP Chair (Williamette University); Dr. Peter Qualla, Assistant Director (Boston University); Dr. Maimouna Barro, AASP Chair (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)2012 Association of African Studies Programs (AASP) Meeting in Washington DCApr 3, 2012 8:00 amFrom left to right: Dr. Judith Byfield, Outgoing Treasurer (Cornel University); Dr. Louise Badiane, Incoming Treasurer (Bridgewater State University); Dr. Amadou Fofana, Outgoing Chair (Williamette University); Dr. Maimouna Barro, Incoming Chair (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign); Dr. Ikem S. Okoye, Incoming Vice-Chair (University of Delaware).2012 Association of African Studies Programs (AASP) Meeting in Washington DCApr 3, 2012 8:00 amDr. Maimouna Barro and Dr. Peter Qualla (Boston University) Presenting at a Panel: Surviving Title VI Budget Cuts.Global Fest 2012Mar 12, 2012 8:00 amGrad. students Mbhekiseni Madela & Rebecca Vaughn attended Global Fest 2012 in Bloomington, Il. Pictured: Mbhekiseni teaching Zulu greetings at Normal Community West High School. Global Fest in the Press: event articleGraduate Student Luncheon with Du Bois Lecturer Professor CampbellFeb 27, 2012 8:00 amSpring 2012 CAS MillerComm Du Bois Lecture SeriesFeb 27, 2012 8:00 amCenter for African Studies faculty and graduate students with Du Bois lecturer Professor CampbellDr. Barro at the 2010 Association of African Studies Programs (AASP) annual meetingFeb 1, 2012 8:00 amAfter serving a year as Vice-Chair, Dr. Barro will assume the position of chair in 2012-2013.Dr. Maimouna Barro (Center) with (from left): Dr. Amadou Fofana, incoming Chair (Williamette), Dr. Ousseina Alidou, outgoing chair, (Rutgers) Dr. Judith Byfield, AASP Treasurer and vice president of the ASA (Cornell),& Dr. Peter Ojambo (Kansas).South Africa ExhibitJan 30, 2012 8:00 amGraduate students Mbhekiseni Madela and Rebecca Vaughn at Bottenfield Elementary School Multicultural Celebration Night.