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College of Arts & Sciences
Institute for African American Research


Seminars

Current schedule of seminars presented by previous IAAR fellow recipients.

2016

 

October 19 at 3:30 p.m.
Thomas Cooper Library, Room 412

“‘He Soon Learned...Kambia was a Serious Rival’: Archaeological Investigations of 19th Century Illicit Slave Trade Settlements in Guinea”
Kelly Goldberg, PhD Student
Department of Anthropology
Collge of Arts and Sciences

 


2017

 

Janurary 19 at 3:30 p.m.
McKissick Museum, South Gallery

“White Bodies/Black Medicine: An Investigation of Charleston’s Yellow Fever Epidemics in 1854-1871”
Elizabeth Wakefield, MA, PhD Student
Department of Anthropology
College of Arts and Sciences

February 15 at 3:30 p.m.
Thomas Cooper Library, Room 412

“Sexual Health in the Digital Age: Examining the Feasibility of Mobile Technology to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy among Young Adult African Americans”
Lucy Ingram, PhD, MPH
Department of Health Promotion, Education, & Behavior
Arnold School of Public Health

March 15 at 3:30 p.m.
Thomas Cooper Library, Room 412

“Colonialism and Coup Attempts in Former Colonies”
William Akoto, PhD Student
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

April 5 at 3:30 p.m.
Thomas Cooper Library, Room 412

“Race, Place and Access to Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention among Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in South Carolina
Marissa Yingling, MSW, PhD
College of Social Work