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PSU Research in Africa: Building Synergy within the Community

The Alliance for Education, Science, Engineering and Development in Africa (AESEDA) and the University Office of Global Programs (UOGP) will convene a 2-hour mini-symposium entitled, PSU Research in Africa: Building Synergy within the Community. Yael Warshel will present on the topic of "Becoming Moroccan and/or Saharawi?: Children's Co-Construtions of Citizenship"
When Feb 22, 2016
from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where Millennium Science Complex Café Commons
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The Alliance for Education, Science, Engineering and Development in Africa (AESEDA) and the University Office of Global Programs (UOGP) will convene a 2-hour mini-symposium entitled,  PSU Research in Africa:  Building Synergy within the Community.    

President Eric Barron will be the guest of honor and the event will take place on February 22, 2016 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Millennium Science Complex Café Commons, which is centrally located on the third floor of Millennium Science Complex. 

Yael Warshel will present on the topic of  "Becoming Moroccan and/or Saharawi?: Children's Co-Construtions of Citizenship"

The symposium will showcase campus-wide research in Africa.  Researchers will give a 1-2 slide power-point presentation describing their research with the goal to bring these researchers together for future opportunities and increased collaboration with additional activities planned after the symposium.

The symposium will be followed by a reception from 6:00-8:00 p.m.at the Schreyer House hosted by President Barron to promote continued discussion and networking.  

Questions should be directed via email to Prof. Gregory Jenkins, Director of AESEDA (gsj1@psu.edu) and copy Lisa Skripek (lms4@psu.edu) or 814-865-0479.