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Thursday, November 8

Let's Talk Africa
Multi-cultural Education in Africa
Time:
12:00 pm
Presenter:
Dr. Soji Oni
Location:
4130 WWPH
Sponsored by:
African Studies Program

Dr. Oni is a visiting professor at Robert Morris University this fall. He specializes in Sociology of Education. His area of research focus includes; social problems in education, Social change in education, social deviances/social disorganizations in education with particular focus on students’ secret cult in Nigeria. This presentation discusses how the Issue of security has threatened the continued relevance of the scheme and challenges confronting it. Why is the unity of Nigeria being persistently threatened? Why has our diversity as a people becoming a challenge to national unity? What can Nigeria learn from the age-long diversity of America as a way of sustaining her fragile diversity? These and many more will be captured by this presentation.