Student Spotlight: Fabiana Ayala “African Dance”

Spring 2016 Semester at Sea student Fabiana Ayala photographed a dance performance while visiting the Torgorme community during our brief stay in Africa for her final project in the Beginning Documentary Photography class. I look forward to sharing more projects soon from West and North Africa created by the amazing SAS Spring 2016 Beginning Photography… Read More Student Spotlight: Fabiana Ayala “African Dance”

Student Spotlight: Leilani Konrad “Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary”

Semester at Sea Spring 2016 Photography student Leilani Konrad spent time in Ghana, West Africa in the Tafi Afome Monkey Sanctuary and produced this piece for her final documentary photography project. The sanctuary is a sacred place and the monkeys are protected. Read more about the history and sanctuary.  See more SAS Photography projects on this blog and… Read More Student Spotlight: Leilani Konrad “Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary”

Student Spotlight: Delaney Whitted “Pencils of Promise”

Semester at Sea Spring 2016 Photography student Delaney Whitted spent time in Ghana, West Africa with the organization “Pencils of Promise” and produced this piece for her final documentary photography project. Pencils of Promise builds schools and provides quality educational programming to increase literacy rates in Ghana, Guatemala, Laos and Nicaragua.  See more SAS Photography projects on this… Read More Student Spotlight: Delaney Whitted “Pencils of Promise”

Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Ung “Senase”, Ghana

Spring 2016 Semester at Sea  student Elizabeth Ung spent several days in the community of Senase in Ghana, Africa and visited a school called Semanhyiya., meaning “what if I’d never met you”. The school has a committed group of volunteers through the God Freds Foundation made up of many SAS alumni and supporters. To help… Read More Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Ung “Senase”, Ghana