Events & Workshops

The African Studies Outreach Program holds regular workshops for educators at all levels. Requests for help should be initiated through our online form, or by calling the center at (617) 353-7303.

  • Co-presentation with Facing History and Ourselves of a workshop, Mandela and the Freedom Movement: Enduring lessons, Primary Documents. The annual conference will be held at the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) on November 23rd in Boston, MA. socialstudies.org/conference 
  • Co-organizer of “Africa and Its Diaspora” at the People of Color Conference of the Nattional Association of Independent Schools. An all-day workshop with internationally recognized scholars will be held on December 3rd in Indianapolis, MN. pocc.nais.org  *Workshop leader on “West African Kingdoms” at the conference.
  • The Nile Project musicians will be in residence at Boston University on March 23-27; a daytime performance for middle school students will be held, along with a likely afternoon workshop for teachers. nileproject.org