Seven members of SMU’s recently formed Student Leadership Initiative (SLI) are in Rwanda, Uganda and Johannesburg during May 2012. The students are researching human rights issues and empowerment solutions for three African countries recovering from decades of genocide, war, famine, disease and apartheid.

2013-01-22T20:45:54+00:00 May 15th, 2012|Student Leadership Initiative, Africa|

Examining the media’s role in the Rwanda genocide

Laura is a senior journalism major in Meadows School of the Arts with minors in art history, photography and human rights. In August 2009 she is participating in the Human Rights Education Program trip to Rwanda, where the group will visit sites including the Nyarubuye Genocide Memorial and Urukundo Home for Children.

2013-07-30T19:05:46+00:00 July 20th, 2009|Laura in Rwanda|
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