Steering Committee

Student Representatives

Paul Ntinda

Graduate Student Representative


Research Topics: African Studies, language education policy, African languages and education systems, positioning of languages in language education, language policy, comparative international education.


Aaliyah Walker

Undergraduate representative


Land Acknowledgement

We wish to acknowledge and honor the Indigenous communities native to this region and recognize that Indiana University Bloomington is built on Indigenous homelands and resources. We recognize the myaamiaki, Lënape, Bodwéwadmik, and saawanwa people as the past, present, and future caretakers of this land. For more information, please visit the IU First Nations Educational & Cultural Center.