Evan Wade

Professor
Office: 
Budd 213
Ext: 
5158

Credentials:

Discipline: 
History
Bio: 

B.A., Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia
M.A., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Evan Wade previously taught history and African American Studies at Contra Costa College in San Pablo, CA; Solano Community College in Fairfield, CA, and Los Medanos College in Pittsburg, CA. His research specialty is in 20th Century African American History. His current project explores the role of the Marcus Garvey Movement in the state of Connecticut. He collected artifacts for the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American Life and History. This museum is set to open in Washington, DC on September 24, 2016.

He enjoys cooking, teaching and traveling.

Courses Taught:

  • History 17A, History of the United States Pre-Colonial through the Civil War and Reconstrution
  • History 02A, World History to 1800
  • History 30A, African-American History to 1877
  • History 30B, African-American History since 1877

Course Material: Docushare

Department:
Humanities, Social Science, Education, Kinesiology, and Athletics Division
History
Classification: 
Faculty