International Studies & Programs

Program Overview

The African Studies Center offers a wide array of programming including outreach, a weekly seminar series, and MSU's Alliance for African Partnership.


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The nationally-recognized African Studies outreach program offers in-service/professional workshops and seminars, Africa study-tours, summer programs for students, on-line curriculum and audio-visual materials, museum exhibitions, and more.


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The Alliance for African Partnership is a new initiative at Michigan State University that will develop a collaborative and cross-disciplinary platform for addressing today's global challenges. The Alliance will innovate new models of engagement for shared research, while enhancing the resources and capacities of African universities, institutions and scholars.


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Eye on Africa is a weekly seminar series that provides scholars, policy-makers, applied practitioners, students, and the interested public with cutting-edge and highly-contextualized knowledge about the African continent.


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African Tea Time is an opportunity to learn and share about first-hand experiences on the African continent. The event is open to everyone.