Africa

Chiagoziem (Chia) Chinaza Adindu

Preferred name: Chia
Hometown: Lorji, Aboh Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria
Languages: Igbo, Hause, French, and English

Hildephonce Bagoka

Hometowns: Bukoba and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Major: Language Teaching Studies, Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant
Languages: Swahili, English, Haya, Rwandese
Interests: Playing soccer, foreign languages, cooking, and listening to music

Nkongolo (Enoch) Mulunda Elumba

Preferred name: Enoch
Hometowns: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Chiba, Japan
Major: Computer Science
Languages: Japanese, English, and Kiswahili
Interests: Basketball, puzzles, foreign languages, cooking, and playing instruments

Erick Munene Njue

Hometown: Kirinyaga County, Kenya
Graduate Program: Education Policy and Leadership
Languages: Kikuyu (native), Kiembu, Kiswahili, Sheng, and English
Interests: Linguistics, education, culture, sports, movies, traveling, outdoor activities, and music