Amadu Kunateh

YALI MWF Student Assistant

Amadu was born in Sierra Leone but grew up in Boston, MA after his family immigrated to the United States following the civil war.  Amadu is majoring in Sociology modified with African-African American Studies and minoring in Computer Science.  At Dartmouth, Amadu is a member of the men's varsity soccer team and received honors as Ivy League Rookie of the Year his freshman season.  He is also a member of the Dartmouth Africa Students Association and Al-Nur, Dartmouth's Muslim Students Association.  During the winter of 2016, he worked at a digital marketing firm called Propel Marketing in Massachusetts focused on providing marketing solution for small businesses.  There he learned about the intricacies of advertisement and small business promotion strategy.  After Dartmouth, Amadu is interested in pursuing academia and supporting entrepreneurship development on the African continent.