Nothing has Changed: 1876 and 2000 Presidential Race in Florida Reconsideredwill be the topic of guest lecture at West Virginia University Thursday, Feb. 19.
Wilbert L. Jenkins, associate professor of history at Temple University, will speak from 7 to 9 p.m. in G24 Eiesland Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Jenkinslecture is sponsored by the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, along with the Africana Studies Program and the Department of History.
The Africana Studies Certificate Program (ASP) is administrated by the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences. This program is devoted to the academic exploration and analysis of the history and culture of African people in the United States, the Caribbean and in Africa. It seeks to explore the African experience from an Afrocentric perspective, to illuminate the contributions of African people to world culture and history and to correct the historical record of the study of African peoples and societies. For more information on ASP , contact Priscilla M. Shilaro, coordinator, Africana Studies Program, and assistant professor of history, by calling 293 2421 ext. 5238.