This interdisciplinary, course-embedded, project-based and alumni-enhanced global experience exposes University at Buffalo students to the history, culture, traditions and language of Ghana, Rwanda and South Africa.
The course exposes students to social innovation and entrepreneurial leadership in Africa through the lens of the three countries while shaping the narrative and developing future global leaders.
Clinical Associate Professor
Organization and Human Resources
School of Management
University at Buffalo
250 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
The interdisciplinary model gives students an opportunity to learn and collaborate with peers and faculty from different disciplines for impactful outcomes.
During the in-person trip to Ghana, students have an immersive experience. Health care students use their skills to serve rural schools and communities in Ghana during the medical segment of the program.
Non-medical (management, engineering, liberal arts) students can serve with the medical team and/or learn from other innovative businesses and organizations in Ghana.
The University at Buffalo, New York’s flagship and a member of the Association of American Universities, is consistently recognized as one of the world’s most exceptional, most affordable universities. The UB School of Management, now in its 100th year, is known for its emphasis on real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global perspective of its faculty, students and alumni.
Jan. 3-18, 2024
Accra, Ghana, Africa