Africana Studies


Taylor ’19 Earns Fulbright to Kenya

Taylor Brandi  Fulbright-00010Brandi Taylor ’19, MAT ’20 is the recipient of a 2019 U.S. Student Fulbright Award to Kenya, where she will serve as an English Teaching Assistant beginning in January 2020.…
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“Social Biology” Art Exhibit

Faculty, staff and students attend the "Social Biology" art exhibit by Jess Ramtahal '20, which explores the intersection of race and gender.Africana Studies and English major Jess Ramtahal ’20 presented an art exhibit titled “Social Biology,” which explored the intersection of race and gender. Ramtahal’s collection of paintings were on display…
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HWS Celebrates Six 2019 Fulbright Award Winners

Fulbright campus2This year, six Hobart and William Smith students have been selected to receive awards from the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Alexandra “Sasha” Carey ’18, MAT ’19, Loretta…
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Leggat ’17 Teaches in Namibia

Leggat Graham 17-2More than a year into his two-year commitment as an eighth and ninth-grade teacher in Namibia with the Peace Corps, Graham Leggat ’17 reflects that several aspects of his HWS…
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Model African Union

Model African Union Group 1Representing delegations from Botswana and Mozambique, 12 students from the HWS chapter of the Model African Union participated in simulated proceedings during the 2019 Model African Union Conference at Howard…
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