Heritage Academy: Breaking The Cycle

Recorded Oct. 27, 2011 in Mayser Gymnasium.

Watch a 2-minute highlights video of this event.

Kwesi Koomson ’97 is founder and director of the Heritage Academy in Ghana, West Africa, which has grown from 32 to more than 1,200 students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade.

Learn more about how you can contribute to the efforts of the Heritage Academy by visiting the Schoerke Foundation website.

Sponsored by International Studies Program, in conjunction with International Education Week (Nov. 10)

2 Responses to “Heritage Academy: Breaking The Cycle”

  1. Claire Retterer October 27, 2011 at 4:37 pm #

    Touching and inspirational! Such a fantastic talk, thanks Kwesi!

  2. Lilah November 3, 2011 at 1:56 pm #

    Thank you Kwesi for an amazing talk! For those interested in going to Ghana over winter break with the Ware Institute to visit and work with the children at Heritage Academy, visit http://www.fandm.edu/ware/alternative-service-breaks/ghana-alternative-winter-break for more details or email me at lilah.thompson@fandm.edu for more details :)

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