Unformatted text preview: to Africa at GW and in the DC metropolitan area. It’s members come together to give Africans and those interested in Africa a voice in the GW community (“The Organization of African Students”). It expresses this dedication as an active force on campus for Africa’s cultural and political expression. In the school year or 1997-1998, the ASA held a key role in the struggle for the formation of Africana Studies at the University. They are also know for bringing notable African individuals to the University, in order to increase the voice of Africa in the school community. Notable persons include: Nelson Mandela (1994), Wole Soyinka (1997), and George Ayiltey (1999) (“OAS History”)....
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- Fall '10
- Invisible Tapestry, GW community, America’s Colleges