Spring 2023 Events

Africa Day

May 18th

Dear Northeastern Community & Friends,

We are excited to invite you to join us in celebrating Africa Day! This year’s event will take place on May 18th and promises to be a day filled with engaging speakers, meaninful networking and delicious African cuisine. Learn More

Career Development Day

April 3, 2023

Dear Huskies,

Join us for a special session for African students – all levels: Career Development Day. Co-sponsored by the Africa Global Initiative, Northeastern African Students Organization (NASO), Career Design, and Global Employer Relations, this will be offered to students on the global network.

Global Leadership Summit

March 3rd-11th

Our Global Leadership Summit will convene a diverse group of alumni, parents, students, and friends in a region meaningful to our community. Previous summits were held in Paris, Shanghai, and Mumbai, and we look forward to hosting our fourth summit in Accra, which is home to nearly 500 of our alumni and students.

Hello Huskies!

You are cordially invited to attend the inaugural Global Careers Fair 2023 (GCF 2023), a virtual event that connects Northeastern students with global employers, academic institutions, research centers, and agency partners.
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Hazel Sive

Chair of the Africa Global Initiative

Andrew Ginger

Special Advisor to the Provost

Richard Wamai 

Professor at CSSH and team lead for ACCIH

Salmaan Faraaz

Associate Director – Recruitment and Marketing, International Enrollment Management

Aspa Papanastasiou

Associate Director of Global Employer Relations

Carolyn Jasinski 

Executive Director of Leadership and Advancement Initiative

Jared Auclair

Vice Provost Research Economic Development and Director of Bioinnovation

Gbemi Disu

Vice Provost Research Economic Development and Director of Bioinnovation

Francis Oywech 

External Affairs

General Inquiries:

Etta Brooks

Project Manager