Africana Studies combines a traditional liberal arts perspective with interdisciplinary skills of investigation, analysis, and communication for students of all backgrounds.
Africana Studies offers both a major and a minor.
Paige Leigh Klunk '11
Music (Ethnomusicology) & Africana Studies
Paige Klunk double majored in Music and Africana Studies, focusing on ethnomusicology. She was a member of Alpha Phi Omega, the Symphony Orchestra, Hillel theme house, and the Jazz Appreciation Society. Last fall, Paige was abroad for a semester in Senegal, studying Senegalese arts, culture, languages, and anthropology. Paige looks forward to pursuing an MM in Ethnomusicology at Florida State University in Fall 2011.
Prof. Hakim Williams discusses the Africana Studies department.