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Outlook, BBC World Service speaks to Fred Swaniker, ALU's founder about creating tomorrow's African leaders. Listen to the insightful conversation here: http://bbc.in/2hhTfut
Fred Swaniker, a Ghanaian entrepreneur, is on a mission to create the next generation of African leaders. He has raised millions of dollars to start a chain of leadership academies in different African countries and is now planning to set up 25 leadership universities across the continent. His success follows a difficult childhood; his family fled Ghana when he was four years old after a military coup and found themselves caught up in another con...
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ALU is looking for academics and professionals of all types - storytellers, hackers, entrepreneurs, consultants, activists - to join our Leadership Core team. Click on the following link if you want to join the journey of changing Africa and teaching the next generation of African Leaders: https://alueducation.com/careers/
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ALU was featured on CNN's African Voices. Check it out here: http://cnn.it/2bP2Xne
In Mauritius, one man's belief in higher education has created a thriving university for business students across Africa.
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In this article, ALU Founder, Fred Swaniker talks about the need for "Just in Time" (JIT) education. This is education that never ends, focuses far less on facts and figures and instead on learning how to learn and blurs the lines between “university” and “the real world.” Check it out here: http://bit.ly/29kYljo
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"ALU has given me the chance to feel and be truly and wholly African. I take pride in who I am; a woman, a Tanzanian, a Muslim, but in the grand scheme of things, I will much rather be just African," says ALU student Latifah Kinyanyile. Watch her speech from last month's Grand Opening ceremony: http://bit.ly/1VcP80e
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We're super excited to announce that the first ever TEDxALC will be held on May 21, 2016! The student-organised conference will serve as a space for spreading inspiring ideas. http://bit.ly/1TUVAb1
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Tinashe Sibanda is the host of ALU's first student-run talk show, "The Hot Seat with Tinashe." For Tinashe, every new challenge is an opportunity. He is currently interning with Omidyar Network in Silicon Valley: http://bit.ly/2dMDWq7 
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Tell your friends to tell their friends that ALU applications just OPENED! Spread the word!
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Learn how ALU is developing the next generation of leaders for Africa by pioneering a fresh approach to university education in the 21st century http://bit.ly/29FP3xa
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This year's World Economic Forum on Africa focused on education and skills development. ALU Founder, Fred Swaniker shared his thoughts on how Africa's most valuable and abundant resource is our large, growing, young and energetic people and how education can unleash their potential. Check out some of the most memorable insights from this year's summit here: http://bit.ly/227Izw8 ‪#‎AF2016‬
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"I want to get students to a point where they know technology is not about building the next Facebook or Google, but about seeing what the real challenges are on the continent and building and scaling the technology to solve it.” Meet Setriakor Nyomi, an award winning game developer and one of ALU's Tech Leads: http://bit.ly/1XJJQXP
ALU's Tech Lead, Setriakor Nyomi shares his journey through the world of technology and his passion for tech as a tool for development in Africa.
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It's always a good day when you meet the President! Organizers of #TEDxALC had tea with the President of Mauritius, Her Excellency Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, yesterday. #ALUStudentLife #NoBigDeal

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