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17 Years of Ashesi
On 4th March, 2002, Ashesi started its first class in a rented building in Labone. 17 years later, the University has grown to become one of the finest in Africa, with a pioneering model of education that is now a blueprint being adopted by others across the continent.
TED Talk: How can education foster ethical citizens? 
At TED's "We The Future", Ashesi President Patrick Awuah shares a vision for African higher education.

WISE Prize for Education 2017 Ashesi Documentary
The prestigious WISE Prize for Education was presented to Patrick Awuah, founder and president of Ashesi.

Ashesi on PBS NewsHour
When Patrick Awuah - a former Microsoft executive who was educated in the U.S. -- returned to his home country of Ghana, his goal of starting a software company was dashed by the lack of a qualified workforce. So instead he founded Ashesi University, which is guided by principles of ethical leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports.