African Studies Center

  1. March 18, 2024

    African Studies Center to mark 15 years with symposium

    The African Studies Center at U-M is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a conference titled “Higher Education in the 21st Century: Keys to U.S.-Africa Partnership.”

  2. August 30, 2022

    African Studies Center welcomes 12 to UMAPS program

    The African Studies Center is hosting 12 early and mid-career faculty from universities in Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa and Uganda.

  3. February 15, 2021

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  4. February 11, 2021

    U-M bringing together leaders to discuss future of Africa

    U-M will bring together leaders in higher education, industry and government for a weeklong series of discussions on the key issues and opportunities that aim to help shape Africa in the coming decades.

  5. May 4, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Public comments sought on proposed changes to Regents’ Bylaws Revisions to the University of Michigan Board of Regents’ Bylaws have been proposed and are posted for public comment. The revisions include a new Committee on UM-Dearborn and UM-Flint, the addition of undergraduate degrees to the list of degree types offered at the School of Information and School…
  6. August 8, 2018

    Provost’s trip to Africa highlights deep collaborations

    Provost Martin Philbert paid visits to a variety of U-M projects during a recent trip to Africa, where his itinerary included stops in Ghana, Ethiopia and South Africa.

  7. July 25, 2017

    Faculty, students building research collaborations in Ethiopia

    From an online cancer database to soil restoration and conservation, U-M students and faculty are tackling research collaborations with Ethiopian universities and organizations.