Mattwig studying Swahili in Tanzania as Boren Scholar

Senior Melissa Mattwig, a Biology and Neuroscience double major and a French and Spanish double minor, has received a $20,000 Boren Award to study Swahili in Tanzania for one year, part of the new African Flagship Languages Initiative of the Institute of International Education.

Allegheny College Senior Receives Prestigious Award to Study Swahili in Tanzania