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Pan-African Studies host Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference The Department of Pan-African Studies at Kent State University is pleased to announce its third biennial Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference that will take place at Kent State University, on April 8, 2016. This year’s conference is themed “Cultures, Identities, and Racial Violence in the Pan-African World” and aims to explore new...

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Pan-African Studies host Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference Russian President Vladimir Putin’s administration has slowly changed the way Soviet history is taught in Russia, according to Todd Nelson, Ph.D., a recent Kent State University political science doctoral graduate.  In his recent article, published in Post-Soviet Affairs, Nelson examines how the Putin administration has emphasized Stalin's...

Pan-African Studies host Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference Public lecture by historian Kenneth Bindas on April 8 at Cuyahoga Valley National Park Pictured is the kitchen crew at the Kendall Reserve in 1935. The Kendall Reserve later enfolded into what became the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. (Photo Credit: National Park Service) One of the most popular trails to hike in Cuyahoga Valley National...