Quote from student John Shelly: "I encourage people from different backgrounds to take the classes. It's really important for everyone to gain persepctive and to have discussions from different points of view."
Carlon Harris, African American Studies major and graduating senior, filmed a documentary on Human Sex Trafficking as his AAS Honors Project.
Laura King, a junior history major and African American studies and sociology minor, first contacted Meredith and his wife, whom she met at a book signing, about visiting UAB.
Carlon Harris, a senior African American Studies major and Honors Program student, was one of several UAB students selected to attend the 21st Black Solidarity Conference at Yale University in February.
UAB students gathered for the "Exploring Racism through Hip Hop" writing workshop at the Department of Theatre's acting studio on Nov. 13 to add their voices to a musical in the works.
Martez Files, the undergraduate speaker for the Fall 2014 UAB College of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony, graduated with a BA in History and a BA in African American Studies.