Kick Off to Africa

May 1st, 2008 Posted in Trip News | 1 Comment »

The Shantou University J-School’s trip to Africa kicks off Monday May 5th with a lecture at 7 pm in E 202.

Peter Arnett will speak about his Africa experiences and show footage from his reporting from Ethiopia in the 1980s.  Arnold Zeitlin, aformer AP reporter who began his career in Africa, and two guests from Ghana living in Guangzhou will answer questions in a panel discussion. Student reporting teams will give presentations on the stories they have researched and what they hope to accomplish in Uganda and Ghana.