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  • CAS Named Title VI National Resource Center

    September 17, 2018

    GAINESVILLE, FL – The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) is pleased to announce that the Centers for African Studies (CAS), ...
  • Amanda Edgell Published in African Studies Review

    May 14, 2018

    Graduate Student Amanda Edgell recently published her article, “Vying for a Man Seat: Gender Quotas and Sustainable Representation in Africa” in African Studies Review. ...
  • Ben Smith Published in Quaternary International

    May 14, 2018

    Graduate Student Ben Smith published his article, “Hunting in yellow waters: an ethnoarchaeological perspective on selective fishing on Lake Turkana” in Quaternary International. CAS News Bulletin- ...
  • Happy Retirement

    May 14, 2018

    Dr. Peter Schmidt is professor of anthropology and a former director of the Center for African Studies. He has conducted archaeological ...
  • Message from the Director

    May 14, 2018

    A quick note to wish everyone a wonderful summer. It’s been quite a year here at UF. We weathered hurricanes ...