Spring Scholar of the Quarter Corrie Decker

P.L.A.C.E with CAMPSSAH is delighted to announce the recipient of our spring Scholar of the Quarter award–Corrie Decker, associate professor in the department of history!

P.L.A.C.E. with CAMPSSAH Scholar of the Quarter

P.L.A.C.E with CAMPSSAH is delighted to announce the recipient of our winter Scholar of the Quarter award–Jacob Hibel, Associate Professor in the department of Sociology!

Juan Diego Diaz Music Performances and Book Talk

In late February, CAMPSSAH Faculty Scholar Juan Diego Diaz, an Assistant Professor of Music discussed his new book, Africanness in Action: Essentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil. The event began with two performances featuring music central to Diaz’s research and talents. The first, led by Brian Rice, a lecturer in Music and the Director of Samba and Afro-Cuban Percussion featured Carnival Samba and a group of his student percussionists.