News archive - 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Announcement of a New Book by Frankie Condon and Vershawn Young

Announcing a New Book by Frankie Condon and Vershawn Young: Performing Anti-Racist Pedagogy in Rhetoric, Writing, and Communication

From: Dr. Michael A. Pemberton, Professor, Editor, Across the Disciplines

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

24-year-old Arts alumnus creates award for undergraduates

"We need to create communities where we’re all helping each other,” says Arts alumnus Michael Robson. Last June, he put that statement into action by starting an award for undergraduates at the University of Waterloo. He pledged $10,000 of his own money over five years to build the Collective Movement Award, which supports students involved in the African, Caribbean or Black communities.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Beyonce's Formation is a powerful "statement of intent"

Listen to Prof. Naila Keleta-Mae in a featured interview on CBC Radio's q with Shadrach Kabango discussing Beyonce's Formation.