South African History Online and Principia College Partnership Project - 2017 submissions

Alphonce Baraza

I'm an international student from Kenya. I'm a computer science major and I like to play soccer and watch movies during my free time.

 

Project: Biography of Buchi Emecheta

 

Emily Coolidge

Emily Coolidge is a college sophomore studying Theatre and English.

 

Project: Biography of Flora Nwapa

 

Lauren Daugherty

Lauren Daugherty is a Sophomore at Principia College studying Global Studies and Education. She is from St. Louis, MO and loves playing softball and playing with kids.

 

Project: Biography of Mariama Bâ

 

Caroline Gathogo

I am Caroline Gathogo, from Nairobi Kenya. Currently I am a student at Principia College, a senior majoring in Political Science and minoring in Sociology and Anthropology.

 

Project: Women Participation in African Litterature Pre and Post-Colonialism: The Life of Micere Githae Mugo

 

Sierra Hussey

Sierra is a senior at The Principia College in Elsah, IL. She is majoring in Educational Studies, and minoring in Sociology and Sustainability. Sierra enjoys being around children and youth, and is excited to go into a career in education when she graduates. She loves her family, animals, reading, hiking, knitting, and learning.

 

Project: Biography of Nawal El Saadawi

 

Alex Kamau

My name is Alex Kamau. I'm from Oxford, Massachusetts and I am a junior at Principia college. I am majoring in political science and minoring in religion

 

Project:  Biography of Dambisa Moyo

 

Logan Landry

Logan Landry is a senior at Principia College majoring in Sociology and Anthropology and minoring in Global Studies and Dance. She fell in love with Sociology and human rights her freshman year of college, and wants to pursue a career in the non-profit industry because of this passion. She has a particular interest in African countries and cultures and loves hearing people’s personal experiences, so she is excited to take on this project and learn more about something that she is so passionate about.

 

Project: Assia Djebar: A Life of Resistance and Inspiration

 

Charles Obinna Nwosu

I am from Lagos, Nigeria. A student of Principia College, Elsah IL. U.S.A. Double majoring in Political Science and Economics. Minor in Sociology.

 

Project: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: A Reformist-Feminist

 

Tim Stekler

Tim Stekler is a student in International Relations, as well as theatre and Arabic. He has experience in completing international research and humanitarian work in Morocco and Jordan. His focus is on methods of empowering silenced voices through artistic and other platforms.

 

Project: Rootedness and Openness in The Life and Works of Véronique Tadjo