In our Events section, we connect you with everything scheduled for Umoja Community: upcoming dates, speakers, conferences, scholarship opportunities, field trips, village meetings, and community causes.

Woman on beach by Parth Upadhyay

Storytellers and Poets

Umoja students are uniquely connected to others of African descent around the world. In Nzuri, we focus on noteworthy issues related to Umoja and on poetic, fictional, and non-fictional stories that relate the modern experience of diaspora. In our Storytellers and Poets section, you can read about stories that matter: those that evoke the essence of the mind, body, and spirit.



In Perspectives, Nzuri features interviews, opinion articles, photography, and digital media content. In Umoja Community, we deeply value the intentional, deliberate, and purposeful. We welcome discourse about conscious choices and practice in addition to other issues of importance to Nzuri readers.  


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