Category: Intercultural Initiatives for Campus and Community

International Student’s Experience and Perception through Intercultural and Intercampus Activities

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 46

This poster shares information gathered from an exploratory study which investigated how international students perceive and experience the notion of intercultural activities as part of their cohesion at the University of Fort Hare.

Quinter AKINYI. Onyango

International Student Life & Services Officer
university of Fort Hare
Alice, South Africa

Ms Quinter Akinyi Onyango is an International Student Life and Services Officer at University of Fort Hare ,working in the International Affairs Office. She is responsible for promoting internationalization in the campus,internationalization at home , internationalization of the ciriculum and facilitating the process of social integration and adaptation to cultural diversity. Her bi-cultural background and focus on community and international collaboration has led her to a number of volunteer opportunities and community leadership roles. Quinter holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Communication, Honours degree in Applied Communication at University of Fort Hare. Currently, she is studying towards a Master’s degree in International Diplomacy with research interest in development communication and contemporary diplomacy.