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Director: Arlette Miller Smith
Email: asmith@sjfc.edu
Phone: (585) 385-8212

African American Studies Minor

Why Study African American Studies at Fisher?

The minor in African American Studies offers a multidisciplinary perspective on African American life and culture. You will explore the contributions of people of African descent in every area of human endeavor and begin to understand the material circumstances of their lives.

The minor includes courses that address social, political, and economic issues confronting people of African descent, particularly those who live in the United States.

The African American Studies minor not only gives you a scholarly perspective on the lives and accomplishments of African Americans, it educates you to be a positive and productive citizen of a multicultural world.


Program Requirements

The Undergraduate Catalog contains the most current African American Studies Program Requirements.


Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

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College Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

College Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

01/23/2013

On Monday, January 21, St. John Fisher College hosted its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. The theme of this year's event was "Allow Freedom to Ring for All God’s Children,” and the event attracted 150 students, faculty, staff, and community members. Read More

 

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