Media Coverage

Concordia, COVID-19 and Higher Education in Africa: Ashesi University Provides Strong Examples in its Response (May 2020)

Ichikowitz Family Foundation, African Youth Survey 2020, pg. 58-59 (Feb 2020)

International Finance Corporation (IFC), Ashesi University Case Study (Feb 2020)

CSIS Building the Future Podcast, Unlocking Africa's Innovation Agenda (Nov 2019)

Der Spiegel, How to train Africa's leaders of tomorrow (Nov 2019)

Citi Newsroom, This Ashesi graduate on a path to becoming a leading artificial intelligence researcher (August 2019)

The Economist, A booming population is putting strain on Africa’s universities (August 2019)

Global Washington, Ashesi University Foundation Organization Profile (August 2019)

Global Washington, Educating Ethical Leaders for a Sustainable Future (August 2019)

Marist News, Advancing the Social Good in Ghana (June 2019)

My Joy Online, Ashesi Mastercard scholar working to reduce poverty in Upper West region (June 2019)

Berkeley Haas, MBA grads: Be brave, embrace your power to change the world (May 2019)

CNN, Google has opened its first Africa Artificial Intelligence lab in Ghana (April 2019)

CNN, 'Ghana is the future of Africa': Why Google built an AI lab in Accra (April 2019)

Foroyaa, Farmers In Gunjur Benefit From Skills Development, Climate Resilient Project (March 2019)

Berkeley Haas, Patrick Awuah & Steve Etter named 2019 commencement speakers (March 2019)

Quartz, Moving abroad for school changed my life—that’s why I went back home (Nov 2018)

Education News, An Interview with Patrick Awuah: A SXSW EDU Keynote speaker (Nov 2018)

'Ghana is the future of Africa': Why Google built an AI lab in Accra (July 2018)

WISE Words, Educating Ethical Leaders with Patrick Awuah (July 2018)

Business Ghana, Universities must build Partnerships (March 2018)

Turning e-waste into art at Ghana's toxic dump (Dec 2017)

Ghana News, Ashesi founder named ‘African Man of the Year’ (Sep 2017)

GE Reports Sub-Saharan Africa, Profile on Sarah-Michelle Mills '07 (July 2017)

The Conversation, Start-ups can help Africa meet its energy needs. But they need to be encouraged (May 2017)

Portland Business Journal, Lessons from the Classroom in Ghana (April 2017)

PBS NEWSHOUR, This University in Ghana Focuses on Critical Thinking to Change Attitudes on Corruption (April 2017)

Wharton School of Business, Raising a New Generation of Female Leaders in Africa (Feb 2017)

MasterCard Foundation, Universities and Transformative Leadership (Feb 2017) - Password: TLglobaled2

ALU, A conversation with Fred Swankier and Patrick Awuah (Jan 2017)

King5 News, Ex-Microsoft program manager founds university in Ghana (Jan 2017)

Humanosphere, Patrick Awuah: Making Ghana the epicenter for an African revolution in education (Nov 2016)

GeekWire, An engineering program with 40% women? How this Microsoft vet cracked the code for gender diversity (Nov 2016)

Northwestern University, Ashesi alumna selected as 2017 Buffett Award winner (Oct 2016)

Aid for Africa, Redesigning African Student Thinking to Solve African Problems (Aug 2016)

World Economic Forum, 5 things Africa's future leaders should know (July 2016)

MIT Sloan, Drones, Robots and Entrepreneurship at Ashesi University (March 2016)

Curie (a Swedish web magazine), A pan-African Research Vision (March 2016)

Deutsche Welle, Transforming Africa with science and technology? (Feb 2016)

USAID, How to Build a Top-10 University in Africa (Jan 2016)

The MasterCard Foundation, Leadership in Action at Ashesi University (Jan 2016)

Sakamanje, In the Spotlight with Patrick Awuah (Jan 2016)

Venture Africa, What Happened in Ghana in 2015 (Ja. 2016), Two Ghanaians are Transforming Education in Africa (Jan 2016)

NPR, How Did Ebola Volunteers Know Where To Go In Liberia? Crowdsourcing! (2015)

Forbes, iLab, a Tech Refuge in Liberia's Capital, Finds Solutions to Ebola Crisis (2015)

Forbes, Bolder Giving for Stronger Impact (2015)

BBC, Leaving the UK and going 'home' to Ghana (2015)

New York Times, For Guidance, Would-Be Philanthropists Turn to Peers (2015)

Connecticut College, College delegation seeks partnership with innovative liberal arts college in Ghana (2015)

Mail & Guardian, Bold African universities pushing boundaries (2015)