Monday, December 2, 2013

Africa Expo - December 2nd, 2013

Today in the SIS Atrium from 11AM-3PM, several different organizations came together to talk about career opportunities in Africa, particularly in the human rights field. The Africa Expo is held in honor of AU graduate and human rights activist John Prendergast, who is meeting with several Global Scholars students on Tuesday, December 3rd for lunch and conversation. Some of the organizations involved in the expo include:

Enough Project!
Peace Corps
Development Executive Group (Devex)
Abt Associates
Textbooks Africa
Society for International Development
Global Witness
Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach
Advancing Girls Education in Africa (AGE)
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

One of our Global Scholars, Alex Young, represented the Textbooks Africa organization in the expo.

A 2014 summer abroad opportunity offered in South Africa