Michael W. Ross Scholarship

The Department of African and African Diaspora Studies is now considering students for the Michael W. Ross Scholarship for the 2020-21 school year. This $1,000 scholarship is given to a full-time major in AADS. Minors are eligible to apply for the Ross Scholarship if they declare the AADS major by September 1, 2020. The application deadline is May 26, 2020.… Continue Reading »

Upcoming Event | Black Ballot, Black Power

Please join us on for a special panel discussion on the struggle for the Black vote in Milwaukee and Wisconsin’s past, present, and future. Panelists will discuss barriers to voting and Black resistance to the suppression of their voices. Panelists will also explore future directions and consider opportunities for Black communities and Black voters with the DNC in Milwaukee. The event will take place on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 at 6:00-7:30 pm in UWM’s Lubar Hall, S151.… Continue Reading »