Social Justice and Identity (AAS 250)

You can't miss this course!!!

You can’t miss this course!!!


Announcements (6.10.14)

We will be hitting the ground running in the fall. Stay tuned!

Things to look for:

  • Our mentor program will be working in Holy Family High School.
  • Our presence on campus will be growing.
  • You will see us work with several minority organizations on campus.
  • We will be producing more culturally relevant programs.
  • Also, stay tuned to our VP of Media Relations, Brian Biggers , radio show on Blazer radio. There will be an interview with the president, Martez Files and the VP, Carlon Harris on the organization’s Program of the Year win this year. His show airs on Mondays at 1pm to 2pm.
  • THANK YOU for supporting us this semester!

    What's Next

    What’s Next

Announcements (4.14.14)

Thanks to everyone who attended our events this semester, and we are already working on ideas for events for the Fall semester. But let us know if you enjoyed our events this semester by filling out this quick survey!!!

Also HUGE NEWS: We finally have a brand-new website for the African-American Studies Department here at UAB. Check it out, and share it with your friends!!

If you are taking classes this summer, and you need a elective credit, please check out the course “The Psychology of Hip-Hop” taught by our very own Dr. Jamison. Register now for it!

Other news:

Active Minds at UAB will be hosting their second annual Stress Less Week starting today,with events organized to help you relax before finals next week!

Good luck with finals!!!


Thank you for attending our final event for the semester: “American Promise”. If you were not able to fill a post-screening survey, please go to the link here. Thanks again!!

Also, please fill out this survey about our programs we have had this semester. This will help us gage how to improve our organization for the fall. LINKĀ 

Thanks so much!!!


Remember tonight is our screening of American Promise at 5pm in HHB 102. Please come out; it is our final event of the semester!!!

BSAC will be hosting their B-SPOT event tomorrow night at 7:19pm in Husley Recital Hall, showcasing the many artistic talents of UAB students and of the members of the Birmingham community.

BSAC is also hosting this week a special event on the Green to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer of 1964 with a cookout and a special screening of the documentary about Freedom Summer on Thursday starting at 5pm. We will be having a booth at this event, so come visit us!!

Other events this week/next week:

The UAB IJM chapter has partnered with LSC to bring you their second annual Justice Week, focusing on ending human trafficking. Their events begin today. Check them out. Also if you enjoy the work they will be doing and want to support it, you can donate to their campaign here.

The Active Minds chapter will be hosting their second Stress Less Week starting next Monday, and ending with their Stride Against Stigma walk next Saturday at 10am.

Have an amazing week, and good luck with finals/graduating!!


Remember our next meeting will be the 31st at 5pm in HHB 102!! The weekly Announcements and Friday’s Looks, Listens, and Reads will be off for next week due to Spring Break.

The lovely ladies of Sigma Sigma Rho will be holding an week of action on the topic of domestic violence this week! Check out the event list!

The annual Student Excellence awards from UAB Student Life are coming up soon, and you can nominate anyone and any organization, even us (wink)!! Click the link.

If you have any news from any student organization that you would like to share, comment below!!

Either than that, have an amazing week and Spring Break!!!

Announcements (03.10.14)

Good morning everyone!

Hope you have had an amazing weekend!

Our next meeting will be on Monday, March 31st at 5pm in HHB 102, but please be on the lookout in the next few weeks on ways to get involved with our organization for the rest of the semester and for the upcoming Fall term as well.

BSAC will be hosting a Black Women’s Appreciation Event at 7pm tonight in the Edge of Chaos, featuring spoken-word artist Ashlee “Lola” Haze.

The AKAs are hosting a drive to collect items for youth aging out of the foster care system this Wednesday. See this flyer for more information.

Have an amazing week!