Chatham University

Global Focus

Year of Africa: The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

 

Year of Africa The Global Focus program at Chatham University engages our students in the purposeful study of peoples and civilizations. Our community of scholars promotes the acquisition of sustainable global competencies through the critical and holistic exploration of one specific country or region of the globe every year.

The program concurrently reinforces cross-cultural ties and internationalization initiatives in the greater Pittsburgh area and beyond.

Last year's focus...The Year of the Americas: Brazil (2008-2009)
This year's focus...The Year of Africa: The Economic Community of West African States ECOWAS- (2009-2010) :: www.ecowas.int
Next year's focus...the year of Turkey

 

SCHOLASTIC FOCUS
GEN ED, SPECIAL TOPICS, & CO-CURRICULAR

 
Ambassador Diop

Opening Convocation
August 31, 2009
His Excellency Abdoulaye Diop
Ambassador of Mali to the United States

 

 

 

 

Sefi Atta PosterSefi Atta: All-Campus Author Visit

Thursday, November 5
11:30 AM in PCW &
7:00 PM in Welker

Sefi Atta Dossier (PDF)
Part I | Part II

Download Event Poster (PDF)