African Diaspora

Feb 12, 2021  |  Diversity Digest

Viral* as in: Fearless, Unapologetic, Transformative, Unwavering

Join the Women’s Center and the African American Cultural Center for the opening of the Viral* Blackness Exhibit and Zine opening.

Jan 29, 2021  |  Diversity Digest

Rest Is Our Liberation: There is Rest for the Weary

AACC Director angela gay-audre reflects on Black History Month.

Oct 30, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Celebrate Joyous Kwanzaa with Us Virtually

This November NC State will celebrate Kwanzaa, a holiday celebrated within Pan-African culture from Nov. 4 – 13.

Jun 8, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Suddenly, Sharp Focus on the Work of Ibram X. Kendi

Last January, many in NC State's campus community had never heard of author, educator and founding director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University Ibram X. Kendi.

Jun 5, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

COVID-19, Police Violence Disproportionately Affect Black People

As people across the globe take to the streets to protest police violence following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, infectious disease experts, doctors and governments are concerned about a potential increase in COVID-19 cases. 

Feb 21, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

African American Cultural Center Seeks Leader

The center currently seeks a talented leader who can uphold the mission of the center and bring a vision to renew the vibrancy of the space and all it signifies.

Feb 21, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Legends and Luminaries Shine During Black History Month

During a packed celebration of Black History Month, NC State honored some of its “Legends” and “Luminaries.”

Feb 21, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Art Gallery Exhibit Opens with “Magical” Evening

“Existence as Resistance: The Magic in Blackness” opened on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 in the African American Cultural Center Art Gallery.

Feb 7, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Illuminating Black Excellence

Black History Month provides NC State with an opportunity to commemorate the influence, labor and strength of Black people in the development of this campus and our nation.

Jan 24, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Faculty Fellows Bring New Research to the African American Cultural Center

The African American Cultural Center continues its emphasis on intellectual creativity and presentations by members of its faculty fellows program.