Student Bios

2011
Majors: African Studies and Government

 I'm originally from Togo, however, for the last ten years I have been living in western New York. I became interested in the African Studies-Government combined major because of my interest...

2010
Majors: Biology
Minors: Education and African Studies

My junior year here at St. Lawrence I had a chance to study abroad in Kenya, it was hands-down the best experience of my life! Coming from a smaller rural town, I was never truly challenged to get...

2014
Majors: Global Studies
Minors: Education and African Studies

During my first semester at St. Lawrence, I took a Swahili class. I learned more than just the syntax and grammar; I learned about life in Kenya, traditional foods, and popular music/television....

2014
Majors: African Studies and Government

I have always known that I wanted to study the African continent.  I grew up in a family with a passion for Africa and I have been fortunate enough to spend time in various African countries...

2014
Majors: History and Government
Minors: African Studies

In the fall of 2012 I traveled abroad on the Kenya Semester Program, experiencing East Africa in an unbelievable way. The program provided us with opportunities to learn about urban and rural...

2014
Majors: African Studies and Government

I was born and raised in Barrington, Rhode Island.  On campus I am involved in several student clubs and organizations including The Hill News student newspaper, a reading-mentoring program...