Written by Gabrielle Little
Willimantic, Conn.: Kwasi Boadi, professor of geography at Eastern Connecticut State University, will speak from 1 to 3 p. m. on Oct. 12 in the Student Center Theatre. Boadi's presentation, "Impact the World," raises awareness on famine and drought in Somalia. The public is invited. Admission is free.
Boadi's presentation, sponsored by the Africa Club of Eastern (ACE), will focus on connections between the geographical features of Somalia and the effect they have on the country's food crisis.
As a part of its mission to promote interest in the history, development and cultures of Africa, ACE presents events and activities to benefit Eastern and surrounding communities. ACE will collect donations to send to the American Red Cross.
For more information, contact ACE at firstname.lastname@example.org.