Gallaudet to host pre-institute program for Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

  • Title: Gallaudet to host pre-institute program for Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
  • Posted by: Andrew Greenman
  • Featured: February 20 - March 16, 2018
  • Byline:Courtesy of Gregoire Youbara
  • Description

    Gallaudet University was invited to attend the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders (YALI)'s Academic and Leadership Partner Institutes annual retreat in Washington, D.C. YALI is a initiative of President Obama, and a program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. This year, 700 young African leaders will take part of the six-week program at various universities. Gallaudet is the host site of a two-week pre-institute program, designed to prepare fellows who are deaf or hard of hearing to be successful in the program through ASL and deaf culture immersion.

    YALI representatives visited Gallaudet on February 2, 2018.

Posted by Andrew Greenman | Posted February 20, 2018 at 11:26 AM

Gallaudet

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Washington, DC 20002

Gallaudet

800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002