A.G.S.A. is established to: ● increase knowledge and provide educational experiences regarding different African cultures (as they relate to students at L.S.U.) between our members, from our members to the broader audience of L.S.U. students and eventually to the general public. ● Create safe and open space for cross cultural interactions between graduate students of different backgrounds including but not limited to educational, ethnic, social, racial, and professional backgrounds. This includes engaging with the L.S.U. community at large and beyond.