Black World Studies afforded me the opportunity to go to West Africa and create a practice from theory.
- Aziza Nicholson, Class of 2001
Damon A. Williams
The liberal arts experience here at Miami, and the bachelor's degree in Black World Studies and Sociology, put me on that pathway.
- Damon A. Williams, Class of 1994
Make the most of these four years. Access every resource that the university has made available to you.
- Tamika Richeson, Class of 2007
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Black World Studies
The Black World Studies program (BWS) is an interdisciplinary program in the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies in the College of Arts and Science and is open to all undergraduates. Students can earn a Bachelor's degree (major) and a minor in this field of study. The program offers a variety of learning opportunities including courses, summer workshops, service projects and research.