Media In Ghana

Each summer, the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon takes approximately 16 students to Ghana, West Africa in a study abroad program. Students are assigned internships at newspapers, ad agencies, as well as radio and television stations. In this video, members of the 2013 cohort talk about their struggles with how to represent their trip through photographs. Professor H. Leslie Steeves directs the SOJC Media in Ghana study abroad program.

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Media In Ghana


Each summer approximately 16 University of Oregon journalism students travel to Ghana for a six-week internship program that places students with various Ghanaian media outlets and non-profits.

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  • Lukas Willasch

    Kalba is a town in the northern region of Ghana. What makes Kalba so special is not what you see on the surface, it`s the people and their lives. It is a place to work, to play, a place of pain, of happiness and a place for dreams.

    by Lukas Willasch

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