African Languages Festival Fall 2016
Friday, November 11, 2016, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Cedar Hall, 445 North Union Street
*Click on any image for a full-sized version, and look for the left and right arrows to veiw as a slide show
Food was plentiful and delicious!
ASP Director John Hanson welcomes everyone to the festivities.
African Languages Coordinator Alwiya Omar addresses the audience.
Sarah Palma, President of the African Languages Club, addresses the audience
Wolof Intermediate & Elementary Class Play Performance: At Sandaga (The Culture of Shopping)
Intermediate Swahili Songs Performance: Miji mizuri inapendeza (Beautiful cities are attractive) and Nilikwenda Darsalama (I went to Dar es salam: Children’s song) with the professor: Mwalimu Alwiya Omar
Elementary and Intermediate Zulu Performance: Siyashisa (We are hot) and Sofika lishona (We will arrive at sunset) with the Elementary Zulu professor: uThisha Betty Sibongile Dlamini-Cannady.
This could be *your* view from the stage next year!
Bamanankan Combined Classes (Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced) Song Performance: Clown with the professor: Beidy Sow
Yoruba Elementary Class Play Performance: Education is good
Swahili Elementary Class I Song Performing: Tupendavyo (What We Cherish) with the professor: Mwalimu Sue Kavaya
Akan Elementary Class Performance: Me ti, M’abati ne Me kotodwe (My head, My shoulders, and My Knees)
Swahili Elementary Class II Performance of Songs: Malaika (Angel) and Wageni wako wapi (Where are the guests?) with the professor: Mwalimu Margaret Mwingira
African Language instuctors, left to right: Yewande Aluko, Anotonia Schleicher, Alwiya Omar, Amadou Beidy Sow, Deogratias K. Tungaraza, David Adu-Amankwah, Moustapha Ndour, Margaret Mwingira, Susan Kavaya, Ashraf Waziri, and Victor Alabi.