Kennedy Barasa

Kennedy is a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant for Swahili with a Bachelors Degree in English and Literature from the Kibabii University. He is passionate about mutual coexistence among people and strives to make that appreciated through sharing his Kenyan culture with American students both at the University of Pittsburgh and other lower learning institutions. Kennedy is not just a Swahili Cultural Ambassador but also an interested learner of the culture that shapes the American social space. He believes that learning about and appreciating other people's cultures is a critical ingredient in the global goal of forging a more coherent, just, and inclusive society.