Africa

Ebenezer Yemoh

Ebenezer Yemoh

Hometown: Labadi, Ghana
Major: Human Physiology, Undergraduate
Ebenezer speaks English, Ga, Twi, and Pidgin. His interests include the history of Ghana, colonization, sports, food, taboos and beliefs, African music and African trivia.

Fatoumata Traore

Fatoumata Traore

Hometown: Bamako, Mali
Major: Business, Undergraduate
Fatou speaks English and two other languages, Bambara and French. Her interests include culture and daily life, traditions and customs, values and belief systems, dance, cooking.

Gloria Chelang'at

Gloria Chelang'at

Hometown: Kericho, Kenya
Major: LLM Environmental and Natural Resources, Graduate
Gloria speaks English, Kiswahili, and Kipsigis. Her interests include gender roles, family values, the Kipsigis culture, and issues affecting women and girls.

Irene Njenga

Irene Njenga

Hometown: Nairobi, Kenya
Major: Linguistics, Graduate
Irene speaks English, Swahili, and Kikuyu. Her interests include storytelling, language, socialization, history, food, literature, celebrations, family values, gender roles, hospitality, and cultural values.

Sharon Alitema

Sharon Alitema

Hometown: Kampala, Uganda
Major: Architecture, Undergraduate
Sharon speaks Lugbara and English. Her interests include storytelling, multiculturalism, music and dance, politics, colonial history, gender roles, traditional rituals.