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President Salovey during his previous trip to Africa in 2018 when he visited university partners in Ghana and Kenya.
Yale University President Peter Salovey arrived in Nigeria Jan. 15 to continue his leadership of the Yale Africa Initiative, a long-term, university-wide commitment to...
On December 12, the Common Room on the second floor of Luce Hall was filled with the sound of laughter, ping pong balls ringing, and sprinkles pouring as the MacMillan Center...
Students host second-annual Yale Africa Film Fest
Complete with question and answer sessions, a networking cocktail event and more, the second annual Yale Africa Film Festival will showcase films of Africa and its diaspora...
This opinion piece written by Marius Kothor,  a Ph.D. student in History and graduate afilliate with the Council on African Studies, appeared in the October 2 issue of The...
Yale Africa Initiative’s African Leaders Forum welcomed the president of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio, for a panel discussion hosted by the Council on African Studies. On...
President Peter Salovey welcomed His Excellency Macky Sall, president of the Republic of Senegal, to Yale on Sept. 25th. During the visit, Sall delivered a lecture on the “...
Kwame Dawes is a critic, editor, and poet born in Ghana and raised in Jamaica. The author of twenty books of poetry and numerous other works of fiction and nonfiction, Dawes is...