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The African Studies Program has long been recognized as one of the leading centers for the interdisciplinary study of Africa. It has been a U.S. Department of Education National Resource Center every year since 1965.

We are committed to being one of the nation's leading programs for the interdisciplinary study of Africa. Our diverse research, teaching, and outreach activities promote greater understanding and appreciation of the continent and its people. We also promote the study of Africa in global perspective by cooperating with other area-studies programs, international centers, professional schools, and departments inside and outside Indiana University. All of our activities are conducted in accordance with our values stressing integrity, excellence, diversity, community, collaboration, and creativity.

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Taste of East Africa
Saturday, October 10, 6:00pm-8:30pm| Harmony School, 909 East 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401.
The sixth annual Taste of East Africa! This family-friendly event combines a tasty buffet dinner and silent art auction with Bernard Woma's lively music and lively dancing.
Sponsor is Kilimanjaro Education Outreach ( Proceeds will help support education in East Africa.
Buy tickets in advance at
For more about The Taste please call Billy Giles 812-339-2143 or Khalfan Mohamed 812-391-2050.