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ABOUT THE BLACK PAGES Welcome to The Black Pages! Written by and for UC Davis students, this guide will help you explore the African and African American community on campus. In The Black Pages, you’ll find culturally relevant resources, information on student organizations and academic support and advice from student leaders to help you succeed in all aspects at Davis.

African diaspora: The term “African diaspora” was developed in the 1990s and entered common usage in the 2000s. “Diaspora” refers to people around the world whose descent can be traced from one specific geographical location. “African diaspora” is attributed to all people of African descent; they may identify as Black, African American or African.

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Welcome Letters

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Student Life

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Cultural Programs and Events

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Student Organizations

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Student Athletes

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Sports

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Greek Life

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Things to Do

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On Campus

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Off Campus

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Campus Community Resources

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Support Services Campus Safety African American and African Studies

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Faculty and Staff

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Thank You

The Black Pages: The African Diaspora Student Experience