TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 23, 2019
University of Tennessee College of Law student Chidimma Nwaneri graduates this month, after which she plans to take the skills she’s learned here and bring them to her native Nigeria, where she wants to help improve the lives of young girls. Nwaneri explains that for Nigerian families who lack the money to educate all of their children, girls are often passed over in favor of teaching the boys. She wants start a non-profit that will help subsidize tuition costs for girls, and then someday open a school herself.