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2018-2019 schedule announced

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Save the dates for this year's programming!
Friday, November 2, 2018

Open House: January 14, 2019

Center for Black Studies Research
Please come and explore the Center for Black Studies at our Open House! We will announce the winners of the Wall Art Competition and unveil the new art.
Light refreshments will be provided.

Research & Scholarship Series: “Reading, Writing, Speaking & Reflecting"

I.            "Write on Site: Wednesday Weekly" - Winter 2019

Who this is for: Undergraduate & Graduate Students
Days: Every Wednesday starting February 6
Time: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Facilitated by Dr. Funlayo Wood
Join fellow scholars to write in community. Bring your research papers, articles, chapters, etc., to write. Also bring a snack for yourself, if you like.

II.         Reading and Discussion Group: “Researching the Black Experience: Scholarship & Practice” - Fall 2018, Winter 2019, and Spring 2019

Facilitated by Chris McAuley
Who this is for: Faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates


Fall 2018
White Rage, by Carol Anderson (2016)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
5–7 p.m.
Winter 2019
Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life, by Karen E. Fields and Barbara J. Fields (2012)
Dates and times will be announced early Winter quarter
Spring 2019
Critique of Black Reason, by Achille Mbembe, translated by Laurent Dubois (2013)
Dates and times will be announced early Spring quarter

III.             Brown Bag Lunch Sessions - Winter 2019

Who this is for: Undergraduate & Graduate Students (Faculty always invited)
12:00-1 p.m.

1.      “Research Computing in Social Sciences, Arts, & Humanities”
Sharon Solis, Center for Scientific Computing
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

2.      “Research in Higher Education: What Does It All Mean?”
Dr. Tettegah & Dr. Wood, CBSR
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

3.      “What Is Research?”
Dr. Wood, CBSR
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

4.      “Choosing and Refining Your Research”
Dr. Wood, CBSR
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

5.      “Research Methods”
Dr. Wood, CBSR
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

IV.        First Friday Research Forums - Winter and Spring 2019

Come & Present Your Work!
Who this is for: Undergraduate & Graduate Students
Read and Review: Present your research and get feedback from colleagues across disciplines
February 1
March 1
April 5
May 3
June 7