Harold Washington College hosted the second college-wide CCC Symposium on April 27, 2018. Students and staff gathered to listen to eight student presentations.
9:30: Opening Remarks
9:40: Ivory Murphy (English)
10:00: Ali Kleiche (Economics)
10:20: Imane Elanni (Linguistics)
10:40: Francis Ahn (Literature): Apollonian Rebellion in a Modern Age
11:00: Enfinity Jones (World Languages)
11:20: Cyrille Traore (Linguistics)
11:40: Owusu Bekoe (Political Science): The Causes of Discrimination Against LGBT People in Ghana
12:00: Closing Remarks
[For presenter information and documents, see the box to the right for a list arranged in order of presentation.]
Francis Ahn: Apollonian Rebellion in a Modern Age
Francis Ahn is pursuing an AA in Business/Economics, with the intention to pursue an MBA with an emphasis towards sustainability.
Abstract: A presentation of the spirit of Apollonian rebellion and how it applies to the modern era.
Cyrille is an international exchange student. He hopes to pursue a graduate degree in Linguistics with an emphasis on African languages.
Owusu Bekoe: The Causes of Discrimination Against LGBT People in Ghana
Owusu is pursuing an AA in Political Science with hopes of transferring to Howard University if Fall 2019.
Abstract: This research anaysis the factors involved n the general social rhetoric against LGBT individuals and Ghana, as a way to understand the sociopolitical injustice and violence that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and other sexual minorities suffer in African countries like Ghana.
The Causes of Discrimination Against LGBT People in Ghana- Paper (Click to open)