BFO provides support and assistance through social activities, scholarship, advocacy programs, and other University and community-based activities. BFO advises, supports and offers academic guidance to the Ledonia Wright Cultural Center.
BFO supports and encourages the creation and enforcement of University policies relating to recruitment, retention, and the professional development of African American and other minority faculty.
BFO supports and encourages the creation of University policies relating to recruitment and retention of African American undergraduate and graduate students.
BFO encourages the creation, funding, and retention of academic and scholarly programs that promote the research and study of the rich culture and history of Africans and African Americans.
Chair: Danny Ellis
Co-Chair: Amanda Muhammad