The One Team, Two Continents Ambassador Program is a collaborative project between Global Leading Light Initiatives, Agape Weks, the Chicago Knights Robotics Team, and Goldin Institute in partnership with the United States Embassy in South Africa. It teaches young people from Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa, and Chicago, Illinois, USA, how to use the values of pluralism and social inclusion to find robotics-based solutions to problems in the real world. For the 1T2C Ambassador program, teenagers from both countries travel to and spend time in the other's country to experience its culture firsthand.
The first cross-cultural immersion took take place at Stenden University in Port Alfred from 4th October 2022 to 09th October 2022 in Port Alfred, South Africa, while the second took place from 06 to 13 March 2023 in Chicago, USA.
First 1T2C immersion in Port Alfred, South Africa
Second 1T2C Cross-cultural Immersion In Chicago, USA
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