Kenya

Two African crested rats stand face to face, nuzzling each other. The rodents are rabbit-sized and resembles a gray puffball crossed with a skunk. Their fur is various shades or brown and gray, with dark stripts that line its flanks from leg to its face.

The secret social lives of giant poisonous rats

The African crested rat’s fur is packed with a poison so lethal just a few miligrams can kill a human. Biologists confirmed where it gets its poison, and uncovered an unexpected social life.


A NEW VENTURE

U students drive social change through impact investments in Kenya.


REFUGEE CAMP GRADS

New certificate program provides education to students who want to help those living in refugee camps. First cohort graduating after time in Malawai and Kenya.