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Patrick Awuah:
How to educate leaders? Liberal arts

TEDGlobal 2007 · 17:31 · Filmed Jun 2007
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Patrick Awuah: How to educate leaders? Liberal arts
17:31 · Filmed June 2007 at TEDGlobal 2007 · Subtitles available in 25 languages

Patrick Awuah makes the case that a liberal arts education is critical to forming true leaders.

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After working at Microsoft for almost a decade, Patrick Awuah returned home to Ghana and cofounded Ashesi University, a small liberal arts college that aims to educate Africa's next generation of leaders. Its first class of students graduated in 2006. Full bio
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