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Africa Network hosts Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Dodoma

April 16, 2015
Dr. Mlacha signs letter of intent

Dr. Shaaban Ali Kachenje Mlacha, Deputy Vice Chancellor for Planning, Finance, and Administration at the University of Dodoma, Tanzania recently visited Ohio State University to explore collaborative ventures in energy, water, and food production as well as strengthening of higher education.

IT, Study Abroad exchange with Ethiopia

March 11, 2015
Kevin Kula with ipad

November and December saw a flurry of exchange between OSU two partner universities in Ethiopia, Addis Ababa University and the University of Gondar.  Dr. Yemataw Wondie, from the President’s office in the University of Gondar and Coordinator for the Study Abroad program, together with Mr.

End Ebola Now Initiative Raises $6000

January 2, 2015
End Ebola musicians

On November 7th, a unique coalition of community and campus groups, including the Center for African Studies, held a music benefit, “Voices to End Ebola” at the Ohio Union.  Diaspora civic organizations from affected countries, youth groups, faculty, students, clergy, and public h

Agricultural Extension Conference

December 16, 2014
agricultural extension conference

Over 75 participants from across the US, Africa, and beyond gathered at OSU in late October to discuss the role of agricultural extension in achieving food security throughout the continent.

CAS to host Extension Africa 2014 Conference

July 24, 2014
extensionAfrica logo

The Center for African Studies (CAS) and partnering departments will host an international conference October 20th and 21st, 2014 on Agricultural Extension and Food Security in Africa.  The conference will feature paper presentations on food security, extension, ge

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