UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Dr. Tara Green

Dr. Tara T. Green (African American and African Diaspora Studies), Linda Carlisle Excellence Professor, was invited to give the Dr. Bertha Roddey-Maxwell Distinguished Africana lecture on October 18, 2018, by the Africana Studies department at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Green’s lecture was titled “”They saw everything that was going to happen”: Remembering the Middle Passage in Black Artistic Expressions of Resistance.” The lecture, in its 10th year, is named in honor of the founder of the Africana Studies department and a co-founder of the National Council for Black Studies. After the lecture, Green was given the department’s Africana Studies Award for recognition of her scholarship and service in the field.