Welcome to the KESSA website
The Kenya Scholars and Studies Association was founded to bring together scholars and researchers with interest in Kenya.
Kenya Scholars and Studies Association (KESSA) is an independent nonprofit professional association established in the State of Ohio in the United States for the exclusive purpose of advancing scholarly, scientific, and research work on the Republic of Kenya.Its membership is drawn from all disciplines and persuasions.
KESSA Mourns Prof Ali A. Mazrui
February 24, 1933 – October13, 2014
The Organizing Committe for the
The 7th KESSA Conference
University of North Alabama
Florence, AL, USA
on Sept. 5 & 6, 2014
want to thank all attendees, sponsors and our guests for a wonderful event it was.
Conference Program: For those keen on having a copy of the program here it is.
Slides: The Powerpoint slides from the Reviewing Manuscript for Publication Workshop.
Dr. Maina has announced that submission of Conference Proceedings from the 2014 conference is open until Sept. 30, 2014. Thank you for your cooperation.
Photos: Several individual photos and the group photo from the KESSA conference are now available.
Sponsored Students' bios: Here are short biographies of the students who won registration sponsorship to the conference in 2014.
Kenya's National flag
Credit: KESSA logo, David O. Nyaberi
MournsProfAli A. Mazrui
Student Presenters Competition
KESSA is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Student Presenters Competition:
1st Prize: Ben Ole Koissaba - Clemson University
Ben presented a paper a entitled: Community Development: The Dilemma of Theory and Practice.
Michael Wairungu &