"A Night in Ghana"

Sponsored by The ACU Carl Spain Center on Race Studies and Spiritual Action

A Night in Ghana, hosted by the ACU Carl Spain Center on Race Studies and Spiritual Action, is a celebration of all things Africa. Our hope for this event is to raise awareness about special topics affecting African nations, the African Diaspora, and our ever-growing community of exchange students and immigrants from across Africa. Please join us in support of Heritage Christian College in Ghana and its mission to transform lives all across the continent of Africa one student at a time!

Money Raised towards Scholarships Goal 20%

FRIDAY - APRIL 27, 2018

6:00 – 7:00 PM

Public Lecture on Africa
Dr. Kwame Essien, PHD
Lehigh University

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Movie Screening: “Mully”
Talkback to Follow
Chapel Credit Available


10:00AM – 3:00PM

Conference on the African Diaspora

5:00PM – 6:00PM

Reception for Dr. Samuel Twumasi-Ankrah,
President of Heritage Christian College

6:00PM – 9:00PM

Heritage Christian College
Fundraiser Concert

Dr. Taylor: Forever Changed

“I have been able to see for myself the good that Samuel Twumasi and the people working with him at HCC, I’ve seen the profound impact that they are having, not only in Ghana, but across the continent of Africa.” ~Dr. Jerry Taylor, ACU Bible Professor


Ghana is an African nation on the rise. Give to HCC’s scholarship fund to allow African students to continue their education and continue setting their sights on a higher purpose.

An education at Heritage Christian College is an opportunity for students to learn and grow in a cutting edge educational environment with Christ at their side. Tuition is the first and greatest expense that students must overcome to earn their college education.

Dr. Jerry Taylor describes the impact the Christians at HCC and in Ghana have made on his life.
HCC Ezekiel Amevor explains how his scholarship to HCC has impacted his life.

Dina Appekey is a first year student at HCC majoring in HR Management. She shares how she has overcome many difficulties, including not being able to walk. After graduation, Dina plans to start an NGO for others in her community with disabilities.


HCC’s 3D Printer: New Dimensions for Students

There is a saying that “good things come in threes.” At Heritage Christian College, it could be said that “good things come from a 3D printer.” In 2018, students at HCC were given the opportunity to apply for the 3D printer internship offered during the long vacation through the CEPE. They were to be supervised […]

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The Impact of Technology at HCC (Part 3)

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The Impact of Technology at HCC (Part 2)

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The Impact of Technology at HCC (Part 1)

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