News & Student Stories

16
Nov
On Gratitude: Reflections from Interning at L’Oreal, Lagos

Two months ago, I would never have known that I could fit the names of all the people in my office in one paragraph, with love. I was set to resume my internship in a bigger office in Ghana, but fate and luck had it that my journey with L’Oréal started on a smaller scale; with a tight-knit group of people who I could be comfortably lost with.

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05
Oct
The Power of Proactivity: How I landed an Internship in Tokyo

My moonshot aspiration for my second-year internship was to work on a different continent so as to broaden my experiences and challenge myself to deliver high-quality work in a completely different environment. Global relations is a crucial skill for world leaders and this is a skill I wanted to begin developing while still in college.

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02
Oct
ALU and General Electric (GE) Pioneer Post-graduate Program in Industrial Internet

The African Leadership University (ALU) and General Electric (GE) joined forces to launch a first of its kind post-graduate program in Industrial Internet. The ALU Africa Industrial Internet Program (AIIP) will upskill recent graduates and working professionals with the required technical and business skills to be able to take advantage of industrial big data to make timely business decisions.

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19
Sep
ALU Launches Second Campus in Rwanda

On Monday, September 11th, history was made as ALU Rwanda opened its doors to its first ever class made up of over 300 students from 23 different African countries. The day kicked off with registration at the North Wing of the campus. Read more.

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09
Sep
Learning A New Language – Two Bold Steps At A Time

While they may not have gained total mastery of the language yet, our English Immersion students are a great proof of the saying by Helen Hayes, “An expert in anything was once a beginner,” and very much a source of inspiration.

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