Thought Leadership


January 29th, 2018 -

The run up to our Decennial has offered many opportunities for reflection. Over the next...

January 29th, 2018 -

Melissa Mbazo, Program Manager for the Anzisha Prize, is an emerging expert in the field...

January 26th, 2018 -

'I want people to be powerful, the very best versions of themselves, everything their imagination...

January 26th, 2018 -

Year 2 student Jonathan Wanjogu Kibe shares the inspiration, activation and impact of a week-long...

January 26th, 2018 -

The Director of Student Life, Arts and Culture, arrived at African Leadership Academy intending to...

January 12th, 2018 -

We are grateful for the College Board’s decision to co-invest with African Leadership Academy (ALA)...

December 19th, 2017 -

There’s always time for a good book. But there’s never a better time to indulge...

December 18th, 2017 -

Temilolu Awofesu, a Year 1 student from Nigeria, reflects on how life at ALA has...

December 18th, 2017 -

Born in South Africa to American journalists, Kate Kraft spent five years at ALA –...

December 18th, 2017 -

Every culture or nation has characteristics that set it apart from others. But this truism...

November 30th, 2017 -

As the medium of communication between African Leadership Academy’s student body and the administration, the...

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Smart About Art

November 30th, 2017 -

“Sm’Artrepreneurs believe in molding a generation of striving artists, not starving artists.” Meet the team...