Learn more about Black History at NU

Annual Signature Events

The John D. O’Bryant Office of Events plans and implements cultural programs and activities for student and community audiences. 

African-American Institute Library

The John D. O’Bryant African American Institute Library houses a growing collection of materials encompassing cultures of the African Diaspora throughout the world.

Department of African-American Studies 

The Department of African American Studies is an interdisciplinary department with a mission of teaching and conducting research in social sciences and humanities fields on the historical and contemporary experience of Africans and African Americans.

African-American Master Artists in Residency Program (AAMARP)

An adjunct of the Department African American Studies at Northeastern University has served to bring a diversity of excellence from Artists of African Heritage to the University Community.

Stormy Monday Colloquia Series

Interdisciplinary scholars sharing current scholarly research.

African Diaspora Research Expo

An expo focused on research conducted and presented by students, staff and faculty.