A. Dae Newman

Dae Newman

Department Assistant

Dae Newman is the department assistant for the Department of African American Studies. In 2013, they earned a BA in English with a minor in mathematical sciences from Virginia Commonwealth University. 

As department assistant, Dae assists with the day-to-day running of the department while serving as the primary contact person for faculty, students, and members of the community. 

Dae is also a co-chair of Equality VCU, a member of the College of Humanities and Sciences Staff Council, and a Safe Zone facilitator.