april 26, 2016
Alumni and Friends Serve for the Cause
More than a dozen AU alumni are serving as interpreters and translators at the 2016 General Conference. It’s a role they have played since the 1996 General Conference, and this year, they have added something special. For the 2016 General Conference, alumni are donating the bulk of their stipends back to the university to be used for scholarships and academic staff development — and they have recruited friends and colleagues to do the same.
april 28, 2016
Improving Community Health in Malawi
Africa University graduate Mercy Chikhosi Nyirongo is always listening and learning, and then thinking about how to apply what she learned to help the people in her native Malawi. After hearing about a strategy called "task shifting", in which less specialized workers are trained and deployed so that more people can access health education, Mercy worked with community leaders to implement it through an organization she founded called Wandikweza.