Hilbert’s Kenya Krew Collection Underway for Village Schoolchildren
- Release Date:
- April 4, 2012
- Matt Heidt, firstname.lastname@example.org
HAMBURG, N.Y. -- A school outside Nairobi for girls who have lost their parents to AIDS and a school in Kaloleni, one of the poorest areas in Kenya, will receive much-needed assistance from Hilbert College’s Kenya Krew traveling to the African country in May.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.