Three influences- indigenous, Islamic, and Western cultures- are observed in
the lives of cultivators and nomads, and in the roles taken by families and
children. Young Africans' influence is seen in the shaping of leisure
culture, including sports, the arts, and music.
Graduate School Bound ...
"I've been accepted to Montana Tech's graduate school to pursue a master's degree in geophysical engineering. I have also accepted a full-funded graduate research assistantship to work with the Montana National Guard on developing magnetic techniques to detect unexploded ordinance. My summer internship with Geolex, a company under contract with the Guard, will study acquiring data, performing analysis, and offering interpretation on unexploded ordinance." [ more ]