Events Calendar

African Studies Program Events

October 18 - November 17, 2019

Monday, October 21

21 Oct
Sustainable Development: Dr. Victoria Nalongo Namusi of Uganda

Join us as we discuss sustainable development from a leading expert in Uganda, Dr. Victoria Nalongo Namusi. Victoria has worked as a journalist, goverment...

October 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Let's Talk Africa! Lecture Series: Opportunities in Uganda

Meet and network with Dr. Victoria Nalongo Namusisi, Founder and Director of Bright Kids Uganda. Victoria has more than 20 years of experience in journalism,...

October 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23

23 Oct
1989 Year of Revolutions: Africa and the Cold War

1989 changed everything. It opened the door to German re-unification, the European Union, the englargement of NATO, globalization, two decades of U.S....

October 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.

Friday, November 1

01 Nov
Let's Talk Africa! Lecture Series: Role of Ethics in Ghanaian Women's Business Leadership Development

Meet Jennifer Petrie, PhD., as she discusses her findings about the role ethics plays in women’s business leadership development in the country of Ghana, in...

Wednesday, November 13

13 Nov
Watch Party in The Global Hub!

Join us for a second screening of a new film about Pitt Alumna and 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Wangari Maathia of Kenya. Learn more about her life and...