Africana Studies Alumni

Brittnee S. Alford

Brittnee S. Alford graduated in 2011 with a Dual Degree of Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Africana Studies and received her Certificate in Public and Professional Writing (PPW). Read more about Brittnee after obtaining her degree. 

Alyssa P. Lyon

A 2012 University of Pittsburgh Graduate, Alyssa P. Lyon received a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Africana Studies and certificates of Leadership and African Studies (plus a language). Read more about Alyssa and her career after college.

Darah Patterson

Since graduating in 2012, Darah Patterson has entered the field of education. Learn more about Darah's teaching experience.

Titilope Akinlose

Titilope Akinlose, a 2011 Pitt Graduate, currently works in the field of family planning with the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health. Read more about Titilope after graduating from the University of Pittsburgh.

Zimife Umeh

Zimife Umeh graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.S. in Finance and a B.A. in Africana Studies in 2009. Read more about Zimife post graduation.

Jordan Henderson

As a senior approaching graduation in a few weeks, I find myself reflecting more often over my four years as an undergraduate student at Pitt. Read more about Jordan's attendance at a national conference.