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Africana Studies Student Association (Sankofa)

Type: Academic
Membership Types: EIU Students/Faculty/Other


The purpose of the Africana Studies Student Association (SANKOFA) at Eastern Illinois University is to initiate discussion regarding the African and African American experience from an historical context to the present day. Our goal is to provide a favorable environment for academic and personal growth to the members of our organization to expand their knowledge base in the area of Africana Studies through discussion, seminars, workshops, special studies courses, conferences, and academic excursions.

Advisors and Board Members

Name Affiliation Email Phone
Mikale Ross Vice President mrkelleyross@eiu.edu
Clarissa J Wilson Secretary cjwilson2@eiu.edu
Corinthian Bethel Treasurer cbethel@eiu.edu