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  • The African American Studies Minor (AASM) at University of California San Diego

Only when Lions have historians, will hunters cease being heroes. —African proverb

So Much More Than a Minor!

AASM logoThe African American Studies Minor (AASM) at the University of California San Diego is an interdisciplinary field of study in the arts, humanities and social sciences. AASM is a scholarly examination of African American life, history and culture as it has taken shape within the U.S. and helped to transform the nation.

Faculty Director

Dayo F. Gore
224 Social Science Building
dgore@ucsd.edu

Program Coordinator

Mya D. Hines
243 Literature Building
af-amstudies@ucsd.edu
(858) 534-3856
Office Hours (Fall, Winter & Spring Quarters): 
Mondays, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Black Resource Center