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African American Studies Course Enrollment Message for Fall 2020 AFAM Fall 2020 Enrollment Message


Admitted Spartan Day

Welcome to African American Studies at SJSU

As part of Admitted Spartan Day (ASD) our department hosted a webinar about the department that highlights some of the reasons you should attend SJSU to study African American Studies. A recording of the webinar is being hosted on this page.

We look forward to seeing you all in person soon!

Carlos E. Garcia

Professor and Chair


To view the ASD meeting recording simply click on the link below:

AFAM Studies at SJSU- Spring 2020 Admitted Spartan Day



 SJSU AFAM Fall Lecture: Intersectionality
Dr. Akilah Carter-Francique



Congratulations to the Department of African American Studies at SJSU!
city honors

On Tuesday, November 19th, San José City Hall awarded the Department of African American studies for their incredible achievements and contributions to the city of San José.