News Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:02:14 -0400 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:02:14 -0400 1800 Where did AAHA!'s website go? <p>AAHA!, The African American Heritage Alliance of East Tennessee, is currently looking for a volunteer who can bring energy and a great sense of design to our website. In the meantime, visitors to are being redirected to a page being hosted by the Carson Newman College Department of History as a way to make information about our important upcoming meetings available in a timely manner. If you know someone who would like to work on our website and keep it updated please let Dr. Beth Vanlandingham know! or call 865-471-3323.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 11:53:30 -0400 AAHA!'s 2011 Conference a Great Success <p>On November 3-4, 2011 AAHA! hosted its first Regional African American History Conference in Knoxville at the East Tennessee History Center. The conference was well attended with almost 200 people attending during the two-day event. For a copy of the full conference schedule and to see the wide range of academic presentations, community panels, and artistic perfomances that were a part of this great event&nbsp; <a href="libraries/tiny_mce/tiny_mce/plugins/filemanager/files/AAHA/AAHA_Conference_Flyer.pdf">click here.</a></p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 12:45:07 -0400 2013 Conference Theme Announced: "Echoes of Emancipation: One Region, Many Stories" <p>AAHA!, the George Clem Multicultural Association of Greeneville, TN and the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site are beginning work on a regional African American history conference for October 2013. In order to highlight the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the August 8th Emancipation of Andrew Johnson's slaves, the theme of this year's conference will be Echoes of Emancipation: One Region, Many Stories.&nbsp; For more information see our flyer at this website or click on events to register for an open meeting on September 20, 2012 which will kick off planning for this and other anniversary events in the region.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 13:51:10 -0400