BW Fulbright Researcher Explores and Blogs from Ghana

February 13, 2014

Dr. Thomas Sutton, a professor and chair of the political science department at Baldwin Wallace University is spending this semester conducting research on a Fulbright Scholar award in Cape Town, Ghana.

In a recent blog post, Dr. Sutton details his family's exploration of the Elmina Castle, a fort built by the Portuguese in 1482 to protect the gold and slave trade. He describes the visit to this historical landmark as an unforgettable and emotional learning experience for his family.

If you'd like to keep up with Dr. Sutton's adventures in Ghana, you'll find his blog here.