Richard Mtisi's incredible study away semester in Botswana recently made the news. Click through to read each article highlighted below.
A Spellbinding Visit with One of the Elder Statesmen of Africa
It was a spellbinding lesson in Botswana's history. The story of a newly-independent nation and its development through a half-century, as told by a remarkable man who was not only an eyewitness to that history, but who had a central role in making it all happen.
The occasion was a visit by students in the ACM Botswana Program to meet and talk with Sir Ketumile Masire, the nation's president from 1980 to 1997 and a guiding figure throughout the region of Southern Africa. Read more.
Students on Botswana Program Meet with U.S. Ambassador in Gaborone
Students on the ACM Botswana: Development in Southern Africa program recently had the opportunity to meet the U.S. Ambassador to Botswana, Earl Miller, and talk with embassy staff as part of an hour-long visit to the U.S. Embassy in the capital city of Gaborone, where the program is located. Read more.