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In June 2019, Africana Chair, Professor Yvette Christianse participated in an interdisciplinary workshop, 'Ilha de Mozambique: Thinking Oceanically/Pensando a Partir do Oceano. The workshop was organized by the Oceanic Humanties for the Global South initiative in collaboration with the Maputo-based independent research institute, Kaleidoscopio. 




Dear Barnard Community,

Please join the Africana Studies department in congratulating Professor Colin Leach for the recognition that he has received from an up and coming, next generation of psychologists. The article in The Society for Personality and Social Psychology includes him in a list that celebrates “contemporary, distinguished, and advancing Black social and personality psychologists who are innovating, enhancing, and representing excellence in the field.” It is an impressive constellation. 

Click here to read the article.