A six month leadership curriculum both in South Africa and Washington, DC, supplemented by ongoing alumni opportunities.
A core element of SAWIP, expressed through individual and team projects, both in South Africa and Washington DC.
Professional experience provided through six week exposure in prestigious environments in Washington, DC.
Latest Team Blog Entries
I think more often than not we focus on diversity only in terms of race and other identifiers, which is a very valid way to think of it; but recently, especially as a result of being on the SAWIP journey and also in the international context, I have been learning the...Read more
I want to share my experience in Washington DC thus far, there is so much to share and I don’t know where to begin. I postponed this blog with the hope of being able to package it all better later. I couldn’t find the perfect way to package everything. I...Read more
Upon arriving in the United States, I already knew that this journey will certainly change me. It will definitely at times be challenging, and it will without a doubt be rewarding and it will be undeniably fun. Learning and experiencing another culture is a privilege....Read more
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