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Univ. Of Louisville Professor From S. Africa Worked with Mandela on Prison Reform, Says Mandela Left Long Legacy

Released: 12/5/2013 7:00 PM EST
Source Newsroom: University of Louisville
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Riaan van Zyl, associate dean for research at UofL's Kent School of Social Work (approximate pronouncer REE’ahn vahn-ZYL’). Office is 502-852-2430. He is from South Africa and continues to do research there on HIV education for young people. He worked with Mandela on reforms of juvenile prisons and visited as recently as summer 2013.

Anna Faul, associate dean for academic affairs at Kent School of Social Work. Office is 502-852-1981. She lived in South Africa for 40 years, pre- and post-apartheid and got her doctorate from Rand Afrikaans University there.

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