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Awards

The Mary McLeod Bethune Award for Academic Excellence

The Mary McLeod Bethune Award recognizes academic and scholarly achievement by a
Black Studies graduating senior who embodies the academic vigor of Mary McLeod
Bethune. Candidates for this award have significantly contributed, in terms of academics
and scholarship, to the intellectual discourses of African and African American Diasporic
research and praxis.

2018 RecipientCourtney Krakowski – Mary McLeod Behune—Academic Excellence
2016 Recipient – Rilwan Ilumoka – Mary McLeod Behune—Academic Excellence

The Amílcar Cabral Freedom Award

The Amílcar Cabral Freedom Award recognizes a Black Studies minor graduating senior
who has promoted the principles of Black Studies through leadership. The recipient
displays a deep commitment to social justice and has shown an ability to transform this
commitment into effective action while at Providence College.

2018 Recipient – Adriel Antoine –Amicar Cabral—Activism/Student leadership
2016 Recipient – Karissa Diaz –Amicar Cabral—Activism/Student leadership


Spring 2018 Course Offerings

Seminar: From Selma to Ferguson flyer

Spring 2017 Course Offerings

Seminar: From Selma to Ferguson & Beyond Flyer

Past Events

Beyonce's Lemonade screening flyer

Black Women and Girls Symposium flyer

teach-in for students flyer

kiese layom flyer

love your melanin flyer

Dr. Melaina Abdullah flyer