In Memoriam of our friend and colleague, Professor Callisto Enias Madavo.

ASA Board of Directors Condemns Executive Order Restricting Entry into the U.S.

Important deadlines

Summer Abroad in Tanzania, Fellowship Application 2017

Final Deadline: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Click here to apply


Program news


Congratulations to our very own Professor Alexander Thurston on the publishing of his latest book, Salafism in Nigeria: Islam, Preaching and Politics! Check it out here!

AFSP Professor Opalo leads delegation of students at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund! Read the full article by Emily Paragamian and Ara Friedman here.

AFSP alumna, Jescinta Izevbigie (SFS'14), shares her post-graduate experiences. 

“[I hope] to one day return to Georgetown as a professor in the African Studies Program. That department is at the root of where I am today and I would love to be in a position to give back to students what was given to me during my time at Georgetown.”
Read the full article by Matthew Raab here.