Course Spotlight: The African Storyteller

Course Description This 4-week online course provides students with a new and critical perspective on a popular UW-Madison course. Originally developed by Harold E. Scheub, “The African Storyteller” introduces students to both the oral and …

Africa in Our Lives: Rachel Silver

Rachel Silver is a joint-degree doctoral candidate in Anthropology and Educational Policy Studies. She talks to African Studies about her research on adolescent pregnancy and school dropout in Malawi, and the challenges and rewards that accompany …

Register for ICCI

The 2018 Institute for Curriculum & Campus Internationalization registration deadline has been extended to April 30th! If you are faculty, staff, or an administrator in higher education and are seeking new ways to internationalize your …

Africa in Our Lives: Kate Schachter

Since serving in Ghana with the Peace Corps years ago, Kate Schachter has become passionate about international volunteer service. She is active in Madison’s Returned Peace Corps Volunteers chapter, and now serves as the UW-Madison …

Get to know the Peace Corps

The UW-Madison campus Peace Corps office is excited to help students prepare for the next round of Peace Corps applications! Applications are due July 1, 2018 to depart by the first quarter of 2019. Walk-in …

Day in Africa: Call for Volunteers

Are you fascinated by Africa? Or just like to volunteer? Consider volunteering for Day in Africa on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Day in Africa brings together high school students from across Wisconsin to explore the …