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Commemorating Black and Brown Wednesday

Published: Jul 12th, 2018

As we work diligently on our documentary project on the history of Institute of Black Culture and Institute of Hispanic and Latino Affairs, today we commemorate the one-year anniversary of… Read More

Ready for a Free Staycation at the Beach? Relax- SPOHP’s Here For You.

Published: Jun 29th, 2018

Walk along Seahorse Key beach with Steve Stancyk and John Caldwell, as well as other marine biologists, at the UF’s Seahorse Key Marine Lab. Free on SPOHP’s Youtube channel! (click image)

Check Out All Our Cool Videos on SPOHP’s YouTube Channel…

Published: Jun 27th, 2018

For an easy way to navigate to SPOHP’s wonderful collection of videos, click on the YouTube icon in the upper righthand corner of our website. SPOHP’s YouTube channel can also… Read More

SPOHP’s Summer Fundraiser- Please Give!

Published: Jun 27th, 2018

Thanks to our donors, 2017-2018 has been amazing!  And we’re planning a busy year ahead!  During our Summer 2018 Fundraising Campaign Please Donate Today!

It’s our Summer 2018 Newsletter, Moving Right Along, So That You Can Try To Keep Up With Us!

Published: Jun 26th, 2018

We have packed this Summer 2018 edition of our newsletter Moving Right Along full of the many things that have been going on at SPOHP. To take a look at… Read More

Interested in gaining research experience? Fascinated by eyewitness history? We are seeking volunteers!

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program,which is one of the premiere oral history programs in the United States, houses over 500 oral history interviews within the African American History Project… Read More

SPOHP Scholars present at the 8th Annual National Civil Rights Conference in Mississippi, June 2018

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

SPOHP Undergraduate Research Coordinator Oliver Tesluma and undergraduate Political Science major, as well as SPOHP alums Assistant Professor Jessica Taylor of Virginia Tech and George Washington University doctoral student Candice Ellis,… Read More

SPOHP featured in “American Tales” article in CLAS’s Ytori Magazine

Published: Jun 22nd, 2018

“Samuel Proctor became the first UF Historian and Archivist when he was still a PhD student. He never left the role. Proctor was heavily involved with UF, so much so… Read More

Collecting Oral Histories from the Poarch Band of the Creek Indians

Published: Jun 22nd, 2018

This Summer a SPOHP team of undergraduate students, graduate students, and SPOHP alumni returned to in Atmore, Alabama to conduct interviews with members of the Poarch Band of the Creek… Read More

Intersections Grant Awarded!

Published: Jun 21st, 2018

Dr. Paul Ortiz and SPOHP will take part in developing UF undergrad courses on Intersections of Global Blackness and Latinx Identity through an Intersections Research-Into-Teaching Grant from the Center for… Read More