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Date: Jan 13, 2010
Hofstra in Ghana Program to Appear on "GhanaBeats.com"
January 14, 2010, 4 p.m. EST
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY ... Professor Cheryl Mwaria, co-director of the Hofstra in Ghana Program which is taking place this month will be interviewed on a local radio station at Kumasi, Ghana, on Thursday, January 14, 2010. Those interested may listen to the broadcast at 4 p.m. EST on the Web site www.ghanabeats.com.
Hofstra in Ghana is one of many study abroad opportunities offered by Hofstra University. The students and professors who are participating have been there since January 3 and will be returning on January 18, 2010.
Situated on the Atlantic coast of West Africa, Ghana is a country of vibrant cultures, historical monuments, and diverse ecosystems. Hofstra students in this program have the opportunity to explore the diverse landscapes and cultures of this modern nation and examine Ghana's effort to reconcile the various demands placed on its natural resources. They will journey to the traditional villages and modern cities to meet the people and explore the traditional animal sanctuaries, sacred groves and national parks.
Hofstra University is a dynamic private institution where students can choose from about 150 undergraduate and more than 160 graduate offerings in liberal arts and sciences, business; engineering; communication; education, health and human services; and honors studies, as well as a School of Law. The University also provides excellent facilities with state-of-the-art technology, extensive library resources and internship programs that match students' interests and abilities with appropriate companies and organizations. The Hofstra community is driven, dynamic and energetic, helping students find and focus their strengths to prepare them for a successful future.
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